Overview

Apply:https://azcorps.org/member-positions

Spring Orientation Start Date: April 4

450-hour AmeriCorps Service Terms; April 4, 2022 – July 8 or 15, 2022

675-hour AmeriCorps Service Terms; April 4, 2022 – August 5, 2022

900-hour AmeriCorps Service Terms; April 4 2022- September 16, 2022

900-hour AmeriCorps Service Terms; April 18, 2022- October 1, 2022

Stipend: $400/wk for AmeriCorps Member positions

Location: Flagstaff or Tucson, AZ

Benefits: AmeriCorps Segal Education Award; Paid training; Food budget while on project; Employee Assistance Program

Arizona Conservation Corps (AZCC):

Arizona Conservation Corps, a program of Conservation Legacy, aims to continue the legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps of the 1930’s. AZCC is focused on connecting youth, young adults, and recent era military veterans with conservation service work projects on public lands. AZCC operates programs across Arizona that engage individuals and strengthen communities through service and conservation. AZCC has program offices in Flagstaff and Tucson. AZCC is an independent, non-residential program. All members are responsible for finding housing while not on project.

General Field Crews:

AZCC’s Field Crew program engages motivated young adults (18-30) to complete challenging and impactful conservation service projects throughout Arizona and southern New Mexico. There is a variety of conservation projects with our adult camping crews!

Responsibilities of an AZCC Corpsmember:

Members can expect to work long days and must successfully adapt to various climates and working conditions. Workdays will contain strenuous labor in remote settings and all weather conditions.

While serving a term of National Service, AZCC crews are expected to work in diverse team settings. Respect for all members of the program, our partners, the public and the land they are visiting is expected.

AZCC expects all members to represent the program in a professional manner at all times. Crew life will include our corps values of challenge, stewardship, dedication, community, integrity and diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI). Members are expected to be timely, hardworking, flexible and complete all functions of the tasks assigned, including tough physical labor and hiking several miles to remote locations under adverse weather conditions.

Tagged as: Conservation, Crew, Development, Full Time

Qualifications:

Be between the ages of 18 and 25, there is some flexibility to accept members up to age 30.
Have US Citizenship or Legal Permanent Residency status.
Have a high school diploma or GED
All offers of positions are conditional upon completion of an acceptable:

Required Skills:

A nationwide check of the National Sex Offender Public website;
A fingerprint-based check of FBI criminal history record; and
A check of the State criminal history record repository for the individual’s State of residence AND State of service,

Preferred Skills:

Must be eligible to receive an AmeriCorps Education Award
Full vaccination against COVID-19 by the first day of employment and ability to provide proof of vaccination before starting.

About Arizona Conservation Corps

Arizona Conservation Corps operates conservation service programs across Arizona that engage individuals and strengthen communities through service and conservation.

Application Instructions

Please apply at https://azcorps.org/member-positions