Get paid to fall in love with Vermont.

Our Fall Young Adult Trail Crew will cut trails through Vermont forests exploding with fall color and live at state parks around the state August 23-October 30.

Apply today! Deadline is Monday, August 20!.

 

 

It is a value of VYCC to work hard, while being part of a dynamic team and having fun. Each of our crews are assigned a variety of projects that will expand a crew members technical skills, as well as their interpersonal skills working with others. There is no better way to both learn about yourself and learn new job-ready skillsets than a VYCC crew!

On our Fall Young Adult Trail crew you will work with a dozen 18-24 year olds to work on projects that:

  • Restore historic outdoor infrastructure at Vermont’s only National ParkMarsh-Billings Rockerfeller National Historic Park;
  • Fight back against invasive plant species and help balance the Vermont ecosystem near watersheds, in meadows, and in forests;
  • Help maintain the 100+ year old Appalachian and Long Trails that run along the top of the Green Mountains;
  • and gain practical carpentry and light construction skills working on infrastructures at a variety of project sites.

There is no better way to be paid to work outside, gain a wide range of skills, and earn an education stipend as an AmeriCorps member on this crew! Crew work is August 23-October 30.

Qualifications

  • 18- 24 years of age
  • Solid belief in the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps mission.
  • Strong desire and motivation to work hard and make a difference.
  • Ability to work long hours outdoors and in all types of weather (it’s chilly here in October!)
  • Openness to learning and receiving feedback.
  • Willingness and commitment to following all immediate and general crew policies.
  • Ability to work, learn, grow in a small tight-knit community
  • Available to work August 23-October 30.

Apply now!

Questions? Hans.Melhus@vycc.org 802.434.3969 x 135

 

Compensation:

  • $250/week stipend (received every 2 weeks)
  • $1,566 Education Award (AmeriCorps)
  • Room & Board included (camping near work sites).
  • Amazing views of Vermont in the fall.

Apply now!

Questions? Hans.Melhus@vycc.org 802.434.3969 x 135

 

Our Commitment to Diversity:

The VYCC is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Applications from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds, women and gender fluid individuals, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged. All eligible applicants or job-holders have an equal opportunity in all areas of VYCC employment.

Apply now!

Questions? Hans.Melhus@vycc.org 802.434.3969 x 135