Northwest Youth Corps

Northwest Youth Corps is still Recruiting for Summer Leadership Positions

Posted: May 04, 2021
Time Commitment: Mid-May thru August 2021


Summer Young Adult Crew Leader:

Idaho Summer Young Adult Crew Leader (Dates: 05/21/2021-07/30/2021)

Idaho Conservation Corps | Boise, ID (Reporting Location)

Application deadline: Currently, Looking for Qualified Candidates- Please Apply As Soon As Possible

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Our Young Adult Program is an innovative AmeriCorps program designed to provide hands on training and experience to those interested in pursuing employment with conservation corps, land and water resource management agencies, and other outdoor careers. The program integrates team-based work projects, education, and on-site vocational training into an experience that prioritizes personal growth, and the development of conservation work skills. Participants will develop technical skills working on a variety of conservation projects while developing the soft skills needed to be successful in the outdoor industry.

If interested in the position please: APPLY HERE


Oregon Summer Young Adult Crew Leader (Dates: 05/28/2021-08/06/2021)

Northwest Youth Corps | Eugene, OR (Reporting Location)

Application deadline: Currently, Looking for Qualified Candidates- Please Apply As Soon As Possible

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Our Young Adult Program is an innovative AmeriCorps program designed to provide hands on training and experience to those interested in pursuing employment with conservation corps, land and water resource management agencies, and other outdoor careers. The program integrates team-based work projects, education, and on-site vocational training into an experience that prioritizes personal growth, and the development of conservation work skills. Participants will develop technical skills working on a variety of conservation projects while developing the soft skills needed to be successful in the outdoor industry.

If interested in the position please: APPLY HERE


Washington Summer Young Adult Crew Leader (Dates: 06/04/2021-08/20/2021)

Northwest Youth Corps | Lake Wenatchee, WA (Reporting Location)

Application deadline: Currently, Looking for Qualified Candidates- Please Apply As Soon As Possible

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Our Young Adult Program is an innovative AmeriCorps program designed to provide hands on training and experience to those interested in pursuing employment with conservation corps, land and water resource management agencies, and other outdoor careers. The program integrates team-based work projects, education, and on-site vocational training into an experience that prioritizes personal growth, and the development of conservation work skills. Participants will develop technical skills working on a variety of conservation projects while developing the soft skills needed to be successful in the outdoor industry.

If interested in the position please: APPLY HERE


Summer and Fall Youth Leadership:

Idaho Summer Youth Camping Field Leader (Dates: 05/21/2021-08/21/2021)

Idaho Conservation Corps | Boise, ID (Reporting Location)

Application deadline: Currently, Looking for Qualified Candidates- Please Apply As Soon As Possible

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As a Field Leader or Assistant Field Leader, you will co-lead a teenage trail crew in one of our many conservation projects scattered across Idaho. You will grow, learn and laugh along with your crew; build solid muscles and lasting friendships. All leaders participating within Youth Programs are hired on as Assistant Field Leads. Evaluations throughout leader trainings will help supervisors determine who will fit best in what role.

If interested in the position please: APPLY HERE


Oregon Summer Youth Camping Field Leader (Dates: 05/28/2021-08/28/2021)

Northwest Youth Corps | Eugene, OR (Reporting Location)

Application deadline: Currently, Looking for Qualified Candidates- Please Apply As Soon As Possible

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As a Field Leader or Assistant Field Leader, you will co-lead a teenage trail crew in one of our many conservation projects scattered across Idaho. You will grow, learn and laugh along with your crew; build solid muscles and lasting friendships. All leaders participating within Youth Programs are hired on as Assistant Field Leads. Evaluations throughout leader trainings will help supervisors determine who will fit best in what role.

If interested in the position please: APPLY HERE


Washington Summer Youth Camping Field Leader (Dates: 06/01/2021-08/28/2021)

Northwest Youth Corps | Lake Wenatchee, WA (Reporting Location)

Application deadline: Currently, Looking for Qualified Candidates- Please Apply As Soon As Possible

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As a Field Leader or Assistant Field Leader, you will co-lead a teenage trail crew in one of our many conservation projects scattered across Idaho. You will grow, learn and laugh along with your crew; build solid muscles and lasting friendships. All leaders participating within Youth Programs are hired on as Assistant Field Leads. Evaluations throughout leader trainings will help supervisors determine who will fit best in what role.

If interested in the position please: APPLY HERE


Woods Boss (Field Supervisors):

Oregon, and Washington Woods Boss (Dates: 05/21/2021-08/21/2021)

Northwest Youth Corps and Idaho Conservation Corps | Eugene, OR; Lake Wenatchee, WA; Boise, ID (Reporting Location)

Application deadline: Currently, Looking for Qualified Candidates- Please Apply As Soon As Possible

Start Date: Seasonal: Summer, Fall

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The Woods boss is responsible for providing field support to youth and young adult conservation crews. This includes, but is not limited to ensuring projects are to partner and NYC/ ICC specifications and NYC/ICC standards, camps are to NYC/ICC standards; that they are clean, safe, and follow organizational protocol; and that seasonal staff presents a rich educational program. This position will also include giving project specific technical support to crews which may include, trail maintenance and construction, fence maintenance and constructions, invasive species removal, and fuels reduction. A Woods boss may also manage some weekends, recreational trips, and be responsible for resupplying crew food and equipment. The Woods boss will interface with project sponsors and parents to ensure participants are comfortable with the program.

If interested in the position please: APPLY HERE