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HEAT - Houston Environmental Action Team Leaders and Members | Houston, TX

Texas Conservation Corps of American YouthWorks

Houston, Texas

Job Type AmeriCorps
Salary Details $2,400-$2,720 per month + End-of-Service AmeriCorps Education Award
Deadline Apr 22, 2024
Required Experience 0 - 1 years

Help Keep Houston Beautiful on the Houston Environmental Action Team (HEAT) Crew! 

All experiences welcome. We want to learn from you as you learn with us! Texas Conservation Corps’ Houston Environmental Action Team (HEAT) is an AmeriCorps opportunity for young adults focused on community engagement through inclusive urban conservation in the Houston area. The Texas Conservation Corps’ Houston Environmental Action Team (HEAT) is a full-time AmeriCorps opportunity for young adults local to the Houston area that focuses on local urban conservation and restoration projects. This crew works locally on a regular schedule, Monday-Friday. 

 APPLICATIONS DUE: ASAP! 

AMERICORPS TERM LENGTH (675 HOUR)

  • Crew Leader + Crew Member: April 22 – August 30, 2024

COMPENSATION

Crew Leader: $2,720/month

Crew Member: $2,400/month 

BENEFITS

  • $1,459.26-$6,895 | Segal AmeriCorps Education Award: money for qualified student loans, higher education and training programs.
  • Health insurance (at no cost to participants)
  • Member Support Services and Case Management
  • Non-private student loan deferment
  • First Aid certification
  • Technical and Fundamental skills training
  • Support Service Funds (financial assistance with transportation, food, vital documents, bills, and other financial needs accordingly)

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ages 18 to 28; Ages 21+ for Crew Leaders
  • US Citizenship or lawful permanent US Resident
  • Ability to pass a National Service Criminal History Check
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather types while doing demanding labor with hand & power tools
  • Experience working directly with people from diverse racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds
  • Strong service ethic and commitment to completing an entire term of service with a desire to serve the community and the environment

CONTACT INFORMATION

Texas Conservation Corps of American YouthWorks

Email: jointxcc@AYW.org

Main Office Phone: 512-744-1900 (choose respective region on menu options)

HOW TO APPLY

Apply here (Two-Step Process: 1. Interest Form & 2. Full Application): https://veoci.com/v/p/form/a6vrjwkwv3tr?c=133766

*The Full Application link is emailed after completing an Interest Form*

General Crew Type, Open Position, Qualifications, and Benefits Information found on our website here: https://americanyouthworks.org/programs/cc/join/

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.

Category General / Stewardship
Tags Conservation Corps