SCA Pittsburgh Community Crew Leader-Pennsylvania

Agency
The Student Conservation Association
Location
Pittsburgh, PA
Job Category
Temporary/Seasonal Positions
Salary
$600/week, 3 weeks paid training (June 1-25)
Start Date
06/01/2018
Last Date to Apply
05/31/2018
Website
https://www.thesca.org/pittsburgh-community-crew-leader
Description
Conservation Begins Here. The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire 10 high school students for the Pittsburgh Summer Community program. Program Dates: June 1st through August 8th Primary Responsibilities: -Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration -Teach environmental education curriculum -Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development -Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members
Qualifications
-Must be a minimum of 21 years of age -Must have ability to legally work in the US -Experience mentoring or leading work projects -Desire to work outdoors in all weather conditions -Desire to mentor, inspire, and engage youth (ages 14-18) -Current First Aid certifications & CPR required by start of training -Ability to perform manual, physical labor for up to 8 hours per day, exposed to the elements and must occasionally lift and/or move 40 pounds or more -Ability to meet SCA’s criminal background check standards Preferred Experience: -Experience with conservation work skills or related skills, i.e. trail maintenance, trails construction, chainsaw, carpentry, landscaping, and gardening -Teaching, coaching, camp counselor, or outdoor leadership experience -Valid driver’s license and MVR that meets SCA standards required To Apply: Visit us at https://thesca.force.com/members to create a profile, complete the basic application and then select the Leader Application when prompted. Please be sure to upload your cover letter, resume & 3 references. Once your application is complete, please email leaders@thesca.org with the position of interest listed in the subject line so we may review your application. SCA is an EOE dedicated to workforce diversity. For more information about SCA, visit us at www.theSCA.org
Contact Person
Hannah Jo King
Contact Phone
5108321966
Contact eMail
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