Southwest Conservation Corps is hiring local high school students ages 14 to 18 for paid, outdoor summer opportunities. SCC has more than 60 positions available in the Four Corners.
SCC serves students from La Plata, Archuleta, Montezuma, Dolores, San Juan and Ouray counties as well as northern New Mexico.
Students gain a variety of skills, from hands-on conservation experience to leadership, communication and teamwork. Programs will be four-week camping programs that all students in the Four Corners are eligible for.
In addition, a day crew program is offered for residents of Montezuma County. Two sessions are available: June 7 to July 3 and July 13 to Aug. 7.
Crew members are paid a minimum of $384 per week. Food, uniform and protective equipment are provided.
A complete position description and an online application are available at www.sccyouthprograms.org.
Paper applications are also available. Hiring will be on a rolling basis. Applicants are encouraged to apply early.
For more information, contact Teresa Ditore at firstname.lastname@example.org or 749-2616.