To apply: https://corpsnm.org/crew-positions
Position Title: Crew Member (Botany Emphasis).
Position Type: Full-time, temporary, 25 weeks.
Location: Based in Carlsbad, NM with travel throughout the state expected.
Benefits: Paid training; health benefits; Grocery budget while camping in the field. AmeriCorps Education Award upon successful completion of term.
Public Land Corps Hiring Authority: Eligible to use, for two years upon completion of term, a non-competitive hiring status for consideration when applying to competitive service positions for a federal agency.
Program Dates: (Anticipated) May 30, 2022 – November 18, 2022.
Full vaccination against COVID-19 by the first day of employment and ability to provide proof of vaccination before starting.
Eligible to accept a 900-hour service term with Americorps.
Aged between 21 and 30 years upon hire.
With U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Residence and associated identification, including:
A signed social security card.
A Birth Certificate & government issued photo ID OR a valid passport
Ability to produce identification as stipulated by I-9 upon hire.
Valid US driver's license and driving record in good standing.
Experience with and knowledge of Microsoft Suite Software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
Self-motivated and able to work independently with limited supervision after initial training period; must be capable of performing well in an office setting, as well as the field.
Experience and willingness to spend multiple days (1-8 days at a time) car-camping in remote areas; familiarity or willingness to learn and adhere to best practices for field safety and Leave No Trace principles.
Experience safely operating 4WD trucks on paved and unpaved roads, in remote areas on unimproved roads and driving for extended periods of time.
Ability to pass Conservation Legacy's Criminal History Check and DOI Background Check.
About Conservation Corps New Mexico
Conservation Corps New Mexico (CCNM) operates conservation service programs across southern New Mexico that engage individuals and strengthen communities through service and conservation.