Location: Based out of Boise, ID but local housing is not needed as crews camp together onsite for their entire session. Project locations generally include national forests and parks
Build your future with Idaho Conservation Corps
A Better You: Earn money and potential school credit while gaining job skills and professional references needed to build your resume. Meet new people and build physical and mental strength while spending weeks immersed in Idaho's wildest places.
A Better Planet: Spend 5 weeks working on conservation projects such as tree planting, fuels reduction, invasive plant removal, trail construction, and fencing. Play a vital role in improving our public lands and the environment.
Idaho Conservation Corps is currently recruiting forâ€¯manyâ€¯paid summer positions.â€¯If you are looking to gain more experience forâ€¯your future career,â€¯Idaho Conservation Corps hasâ€¯a spot for you. The challenge and simplicity of weeks spent working outside on meaningful conservation projects will give you the chance to gain perspective, learn new skills, meet new friends, and discover new opportunities.
Benefits/Tuition: Youth Corps Camping participants earn up to $1,665 including bonuses for their participation. The base stipend is $283 a week with uniform and rustic camping and food included which equals $1,415 for the five-weeks plus up to $50 in bonuses a week, equaling $1,665. There is a tuition cost for this educational program of $300 with scholarships available based on need.
-16-19 years old
-Ability to hike several miles, and be on foot for 8 hours per day
-Positive mental attitude, willingness to learn, and ability to follow safety protocols
To Apply More information and link to apply can be found at information can be found at nwyouthcorps.workbrightats.com