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Green Bay Conservation Corps Crew Member

City of Green Bay


Opportunity summary

Term length

6/10/2024 - 8/30/2024

Application window

4/1/2024 - 5/20/2024


Green Bay, Wisconsin

Hourly pay equivalent


Project summary

Crew members serve to restore degraded habitats throughout the City of Green Bay parks, trails, and greenways by invigorating pollinator habitat, improving flood mitigation, and making ecosystems more resilient through invasive species control and native plantings.

Opportunity description

Join the City of Green Bay to enhance the Green Bay Parks and Greenways through an AmeriCorps program. Conservation Corps members are responsible for restoration efforts including the following: 20% Trail maintenance, 25% Native plantings and maintenance, 25% Habitat restoration, 10% Volunteer and education outreach, 10% Training and job development, 10% Mapping and survey efforts. There are as many as 10 openings for this position


  • Education benefit
  • Workforce credential or certificate
  • Mental and behavioral health benefits
  • Child care

Requirements and qualifications


Lifting and carrying up to 30 pounds. frequent walking, standing, bending, and lifting. ability to focus for long period of time on projects. ability to work in varied environmental conditions. High school diploma.

Preferred qualifications

No experience required.

Opportunity details

Focus area

  • Natural resource preservation and conservation
  • Biodiversity protection and restoration
  • Reforestation or afforestation
  • Outdoor recreation access improvements
  • City parks and greenspaces creation and maintenance
  • Tree planting and urban forestry
  • Disaster preparedness
  • recovery
  • and response
  • Local ecosystem restoration
  • Volunteer recruitment and management
  • Environmental education and training
  • Environmental research and citizen science

Work environment

  • Team based
  • Urban
  • Outdoor