Woodsboss (Field Coordinator)
The Woodsboss is responsible for providing field support to youth and young adult crews. This includes, but is not limited to ensuring projects are to partner and NYC/ICC specifications and NYC/ICC standards, camps are to NYC/ICC standards; that they are clean, safe, and follow organizational protocol; and that seasonal staff presents a rich educational program. A Woodsboss may also manage some weekends, recreational trips, and be responsible for resupplying crew food and equipment. The Woodsboss will interface with project sponsors and parents to ensure participants are comfortable with the program. The Woodsboss has a primary role with seasonal staff training and evaluation.
The Woodsboss spends the season traveling to crews assigned in their region providing field support. The position requires flexibility as it has long days and hours. Days off are coordinated with your Program Manager.
Youth Corps Camping Crew Leader
As a Crew Leader or Assistant Crew Leader, you will co-lead a teen-age trail crew in one of our many conservation projects scattered across the Northwest. You will grow, learn and laugh along with your crew; build solid muscles and lasting friendships. All staff participating within Youth Corps Programs are hired on as Assistant Crew Leads. Evaluations throughout staff trainings will help Supervisors determine who will fit best in what role.
|Spring Session, Eugene,OR||4/3-5/20|
|South Sessions, Eugene,OR||5/29-9/2|
|North Session, Lake Wenatchee, WA||6/5-9/2|
|Fall Session, Eugene,OR||9/4-10/21|
Crew Leader and Assistant Crew Leader
Position Description American Sign Language Inclusion
Crew Leader Position Description
Youth Corps Community Crew Leader(this is an AmeriCorps Position)
Duration: 10 weeks (summer), Non-Residential (day crew)
Lead teens (ages 15-18) in the following locations: Eugene/Springfield, Lincoln City/Siletz, Sweet Home, Wilsonville/Salem, Portland, Coos Bay/Reedsport, Hebo.
|Staff Training, Eugene OR||5/22-6/6|
|Session 1 , various locations in OR||6/19-7/21|
|Session 2 , various locations in OR||7/31-9/1|
Youth Corps Community Crew Leader Position Description
Northwest Service Corps Crew Leader
Crew Leaders are responsible for safely completing conservation and maintenance projects to high standards by training, working with, and supervising crews of eight young adult AmeriCorps Members (ages 19 – 24).
Seasonal Stewardship Program Crew Leader
The Seasonal Stewardship Program (SSP) is an innovative AmeriCorps program designed to provide hands on training and experience to those interested in pursuing employment with conservation corps, land and water resource management agencies, and other outdoor careers. The SSP integrates team-based work projects, education, and on-site vocational training into an experience that prioritizes personal growth, and the development of conservation work skills. Participants will develop technical skills working on a variety of conservation projects while developing the soft skills needed to be successful in the outdoor industry.