Education/Outreach Crew Member-New York

Agency
Student Conservation Association
Location
Brockport, NY
Job Category
Temporary/Seasonal Positions
Salary
$180/week living stipend, housing and all meals provided, No cost health insurance, Post-service Segal Education Award of $5,815
Start Date
03/05/2018
Last Date to Apply
03/01/2018
Website
https://www.thesca.org/serve/position/nys-excelsior-conservation-corps-educationoutreach-team-member-ny-residents-only-vets
Description
Created in 2015 as a Governor’s Initiative, the Excelsior Conservation Corps (ECC) is a ten-month residential AmeriCorps program that partners with the NYS Commission on National and Community Services, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) and NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYS OPRHP), and the NYS Environmental Facilities Corporation (NYSEFC). Based on the needs identified by partners, SCA Excelsior members on the Education/Outreach crew will serve public lands in NY State by performing environmental education and outreach in various parks and campgrounds. Members in this crew also complete various projects such as creation of interpretive trails and building or fixing up of Nature Centers across the state. Crew members are a driving force behind most events across the state as well- such as the NY State Fair, visiting school groups, and various festivals. In addition to these important duties, the SCA Excelsior Corps places a special emphasis on furthering member education and career development. The program will provide an array of trainings to help members to develop leadership skills, general job skills and specific marketable skills that are designed to lead towards a future in conservation education or related field. *Applicants to the Excelsior Corps position can waive the SCA $25 application fee. Once you started your application contact ECCrecruiting@thesca.org. *Full immunization record required for this position
Qualifications
-Young adults, ages 18-25 who live or attended school in New York -Veterans, ages 18-28 (no NY affiliation needed) To apply click the link below, and fill out an application with the SCA. *Applicants to the Excelsior Corps position can waive the SCA $25 application fee. Once you started your application contact ECCrecruiting@thesca.org.
Contact Person
Roger Dunn
Contact eMail
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