Spring Orientation: March 7th
450 hr(roughly 4 months) crews: Start Date: March 7th 2022 End Date: July 8th 2022
450 hr(roughly 4 months) Veteran Fire Corps Crew–Start Date: March 7th 2022 End Date: July 15th 2022
675 hour(roughly 5 months) crew: Start Date: March 7th 2022 End date: August 5th 2022
900 hour(roughly 6 months) crew: Start Date: March 7th 2022 End date: September 16th 2022
Stipend: $685-735/week for all Crew Leaders DOE
Location: Flagstaff or Tucson, AZ
Benefits: Paid training, food budget while on hitch, Employee Assistance Program, some positions will offer health insurance benefits
General Field Crews:
AZCC’s Field Crew program engages motivated young adults, ages 18-25, to complete challenging and impactful conservation service projects throughout Arizona and southern New Mexico. With both camping crews and local day work crews, there are a variety of crews to choose from!
Full vaccination against COVID-19 by the first day of employment
21+ with some leadership experience
Excellent communication and teaching/mentoring skills, as well as, strong conflict resolution and team building skills.
Ability perform administrative duties, such as managing crew budget and documents and utilizing Microsoft programs.
Strong time-management skills and ability to work independently and in collaboration with a small group.
Valid driver’s license and an insurable driving record.
Must hold an official certification in Wilderness First Responder and CPR.
Have US Citizenship or Legal Permanent Residency status.
Have a high school diploma or GED
Pass background checks: all offers of positions are conditional upon completion of an acceptable check of the National Sex Offender Public Registry and Federal criminal background check
Flexibility, adaptability and capacity to work in a changing work environment including willingness to work a varying schedule. This position could also be deployed for national disaster relief, outside of the region, for multiple weeks at a time.
Prior AmeriCorps Service
Experience with backpacking, wilderness travel, camp management and outdoor leadership.
Professional technical certifications
Relevant Bachelor’s degree.
About Arizona Conservation Corps
AZCC AmeriCorps members serve a term of National Service in the State of Arizona and parts of the Southwest on professionally supervised crews as they explore a variety of opportunities for careers in the outdoors, learn practical field skills, and develop confidence as emerging leaders in the field of conservation.