Are you ready to do your part?

Put on a VYCC green uniform and help us change the world. Our Young Adult Food & Farm and Conservation Crews spend the seasons growing food for those in need and improving the health and accessibility of the outdoors. 

We are getting ready to announce our 2020 crews. Be one of the first to know our 2020 positions by filling out our VYCC Interest Form!

Questions?  Email Nora, our Recruitment & Member Support Manager.

Make a lasting contribution to public lands or help supply food to hungry neighbors throughout Vermont. Serving as a VYCC Corps Member is a unique opportunity to work, travel, and make a difference. All Young Adult Crew Member positions serve as AmeriCorps members receving a weekly stipend, a Segal-Education award based on their service term, and many other benefits.

Crews consist of up to eight Corps Members and two Crew Leaders who come together from all walks of life to build strong bonds with each other and the surrounding environment. These crews either camp near their work site on our Spike Crews or live at home and come to work during the day on our Day Crews.

In addition to the skills gained from completing projects, each workday holds many opportunities for building technical skills, exploring diverse perspectives engaging conversations with fellow Corps Members, gaining job and career building skills, and learning about the natural world.

The skills you learn on these crews can ready you to jump into the workforce or continued education with the knowledge you need to join the agriculture, health care, and other well-paying fields. Ask us for more info about this!

We are looking for Young Adults who are ready for a challenge and enjoy working on a team completing meaningful projects.

We will be annoucing our 2020 Young Adult Positions in December 2019. To be one of the first to know, fill out our VYCC Interest Form

Qualifications

  • At least 17 years of age.
  • A desire to do your part and change the world with us.
  • Openness to learning, working hard outside, meeting new people, and receiving feedback.
  • Willingness and commitment to following all immediate and general crew policies.
  • Able to join a crew for a full session (8 or 16 weeks or longer!) spring through fall.

Questions?

Email Nora, our Recruitment & Member Support Manager.

VYCC has a deep commitment to excellence. We believe we are strongest when our team includes members with a broad range of life experiences. We strive to achieve this at all levels of our organization, and actively encourage and recruit, develop, and retain the most talented people from a diverse applicant pool. VYCC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Apply now!