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Urban Green - Forestry Young Adult Crew Member

Student Conservation Association

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Opportunity summary

Term length

6/3/2024 - 12/20/2024

Application window

4/1/2024 - 6/3/2024

Location

Cleveland, Ohio

Hourly pay equivalent

$15.00

Project summary

Project in Cleveland focuses on urban forestry in low-canopy areas. Activities include tree care, community engagement events, and gaining Public Lands Corps eligibility. Transportation and housing provided.

Opportunity description

Join SCA's Cleveland Urban Forestry Team to maintain urban forests, engage communities, and gain AmeriCorps benefits. Full-time, 29-week commitment with training and stipend provided. Must meet AmeriCorps eligibility requirements. Housing not included. Apply now for a rewarding environmental justice opportunity in Cleveland.

Benefits

  • Education benefit
  • Child care

Requirements and qualifications

Requirements

Position is within SCA AmeriCorps program. Requirements: US citizenship or residency, 18 or older, High School diploma or equivalent, and willingness to undergo criminal background checks post-offer.

Preferred qualifications

Position in specialized SCA AmeriCorps program. Eligibility requires US citizenship or residency, age 18+. High School diploma or equivalent. and willingness to undergo criminal background checks post-offer.

Opportunity details

Focus area

  • Recreation
  • Trails & access to nature

Work environment

  • Outdoor