TXCC Summer Conservation Crew | Houston, TX | Tribal Youth Crew Members and Leaders | U.S. Forest Service (USFS)

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 May 03, 2024
Required Experience 0 - 1 years

Spend your summer getting paid to build conservation skills and engage in environmental education!

The Texas Conservation Corps’ (TXCC) Summer Youth Program is an AmeriCorps opportunity specifically for Alabama-Coushatta members to work on local habitat restoration projects.

TXCC is searching for Alabama-Coushatta Members to join Summer Youth Crew positions for 900 hour half-time terms on Alabama-Coushatta tribal lands!

Participants engage in hands-on conservation projects on public lands, coastal regions, National Parks and recreational areas across the Central Southern United States. The Conservation Corps experience builds leadership skills, connection with community, and prepares young people with skills needed to enter the workforce with a strong work ethic and sense of service. Members will work on trail improvement and habitat restoration projects, and will engage in environmental education on USFS and Alabama Coushatta tribal lands.

  • Weekly environmental field trips
  • Explore your potential and your community
  • Build connections & make memories
  • Monthly Living Stipend
  • $1,374.60-$6,495 AmeriCorps Education Award

Location: Houston, TX 77042 - AYW HOUSTON Operating Site - 3130 Rogerdale Rd Ste 190

Average Age Range: Crew Members range from ages 16-19 and Crew Leaders range from ages 21-28

Available Positions: 1 crew leader & 5 crew members 

Term Dates: 6/3/2024 - 8/2/2024 (300 HOUR TERM: Minimal-time)

Educational Requirement:

  • Crew Members: No high school diploma or GED required
  • Crew Leaders: High school diploma or GED required 

Compensation (AmeriCorps Living Allowance)

  • Crew Leaders: $2,720 per month ($1360 semi-monthly)
  • Crew Member: $2,400 per month ($1200 semi-monthly)


Texas Conservation Corps: jointxcc@AYW.org 

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


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*

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

Category Environmental Education , General / Stewardship
Tags Conservation Corps , Trail Maintenance