The Texas Conservation Corps, part of American Youthworks, in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service, is placing two Forestry Recreation Technician AmeriCorps members at Sam Houston National Forest near New Waverly. The Forestry Recreation Technicians will work alongside USFS Recreation Program staff to work in several recreation areas throughout the forest. The Forestry Recreation Technicians will interact with public visitors to the forest and help manage trails, campgrounds, recreation areas, facilities, and the budget for the recreation program. For more information and to to apply, visit americanyouthworks.org.
The American YouthWorks Texas Conservation Corps is seeking young adults to serve as Conservation Corps Crew members in multiple capacities and locations. This include Conservation and Disaster Crew leaders and members in Houston, Austin, and Baton Rouge; Houston Environmental Action Team crew leaders and members; Integrated Resource Crew leaders and members; and GulfCorps crew leaders and members. Clink on the links to see full descriptions. See this short video describing the Conservation Corps program. Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.
The American YouthWorks Texas Conservation Corps is seeking three full-time Clean & Green Program Crew Supervisors. The Clean & Green Program is an environmental and criminal justice initiative of the Harris County District Attorney’s Office in partnership with the Texas Conservation Corps at American YouthWorks. The program was designed to divert non-violent first offenders around the justice system and into community conservation oriented service opportunities providing a restorative alternative to traditional prosecution, which benefits offenders and the community. Crew Supervisors are responsible for the planning and implementation of conservation service projects and the direct supervision of program members, leading them in the day-to-day field work, and implementing and maintaining a safe, quality, highly effective operational programming in the office and in the field, as this position represents American YouthWorks’ Conservation Corps program at local and regional meetings and events. For the full job description and to apply, visit americanyouthworks.bamboohr.com.