Multiple Positions Available

Organization:

Mile High Youth Corps

Location:

CO

Deadline:

Never had a job outside? Not sure if you like this kind of work? That's okay! Our goal is to support you with the knowledge and team that you need to be successful. We will provide you with hands-on training related to all projects. All we ask is that you bring your dedication to hard work, a positive attitude, and a commitment to an experience you’ll never forget. The U.S Fish & Wildlife Service, U.S. Forest Service, National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management and other land and natural resource management agencies have identified diversity and inclusion as strategic priorities. Mile High Youth Corps’ intention is to support these goals by creating more opportunities in the field for young people of color. We believe creating this opportunity is just one of the many important steps in dismantling the barriers of systemic racism that exist in the natural resources industry. Mile High Youth Corps is committed to hiring candidates with unique backgrounds and perspectives. If you are interested in a position but are concerned that you do not meet all of the requirements or possess all of the necessary skills, or that prior convictions or your background might disqualify you, we encourage you to submit an application anyway. All MHYC programs are AmeriCorps programs. As an AmeriCorps member, you are joining an initiative that engages more than 85,000 individuals per year in community service. In return for their service, AmeriCorps members receive an Education Award that can be used to pay for college tuition or qualified student loans.   POSITIONS AVAILABLE: Gender Affinity Crew CorpsmemberJoin us for our 2022 Fall Gender Spectrum Affinity Trail or Forestry Crew! Working on the Gender Spectrum Affinity Crew gives both novice and experienced Corpsmembers the space to develop and strengthen skills and knowledge in natural resources and environmental stewardship. The Gender Spectrum Affinity Crew at Mile High Youth Corps allows people of underrepresented gender identities to share stories, discuss common challenges, innovate solutions, and use their voice as a member of a 7-9 person crew. Mile High Youth Corps is committed to developing future leaders and making America’s public lands a welcoming place for everyone to work and recreate. The Fall Trail or Forestry Program is a team-based, 13 week-long program for individuals between the ages 18-24. Trail or Forestry Corpsmembers serve on environmental stewardship projects on public lands throughout the Denver metro area.  BIPOC Affinity Crew CorpsmemberJoin us for our 2022 Fall BIPOC Affinity Trail or Forestry Crew! Working on the BIPOC Affinity Crew gives both novice and experienced Corpsmembers the space to develop and strengthen skills and knowledge in natural resources and environmental stewardship. The BIPOC Affinity Crew at Mile High Youth Corps allows people who identify as BIack, Indigenous, Latinx, Asian, or are a part of another multi-cultural or multi-racial community to share stories, discuss common challenges, innovate solutions, and use their voice as a member of a 7-9 person crew. Mile High Youth Corps is committed to developing future leaders and making America’s public lands a welcoming place for everyone to work and recreate regardless of race. The Fall Trail or Forestry Program is a team-based, 13 week-long program for individuals between the ages 18-24. Trail or Forestry Corpsmembers serve on environmental stewardship projects on public lands throughout the Denver metro area.  Land or Trail Conservation Corpsmember (Colorado Springs)Join us for our 2022 Fall Trail or Forestry Program! The Fall Trail or Forestry Program is a team-based, 10 week long program for individuals between the ages 18-24. Trail or Forestry participants (called Corpsmembers) serve on environmental stewardship projects on public lands throughout the Southern Front Range.  Land or Trail Conservation CorpsmemberJoin us for our 2022 Fall Trail or Forestry Program! The Fall Trail or Forestry Program is a team-based, 13 week-long program for individuals between the ages 18-24. Trail or Forestry participants (called Corpsmembers) serve on environmental stewardship projects on public lands throughout the Denver metro area.  Climate Conservation CorpsmemberJoin us for our 2022 Summer Climate Corps- Energy & Water Conservation program! The Energy & Water Conservation program (E&W) is a team-based, 14 or 21 week-long program for individuals between the ages 18-24. E&W participants (called Corpsmembers) serve on community-based energy and water conservation projects throughout the Denver metro area.  YouthBuild Health and Wellnessoin us for our 2022 YouthBuild Health and Wellness program! The YouthBuild Health and Wellness program is a team-based, 6-10 month long program for individuals between the ages 18-24 who are looking to get their GED or high school equivalency. YouthBuild Health and Wellness participants (called Corpsmembers) serve in health and wellness organizations in the Denver Metro area, as well as take classes with the Community College of Denver to receive a Certificate in Nurse Aid. YouthBuild Construction CorpsmemberJoin us for our 2022 YouthBuild Construction program! The YouthBuild Construction program is a team-based, 6-10 month long program for individuals between the ages 18-24 who are looking to get their GED or high school equivalency. YouthBuild Construction participants (called Corpsmembers) serve on community-based affordable housing projects throughout the Denver metro area.