Land Trust Teen Conservation Crew
Join a small dynamic crew that makes a difference! The Bainbridge Island Land Trust is once again hiring a dedicated crew of teens aged 14 and older to work on conservation lands this summer. The Teen Conservation Crew will perform valuable conservation work such as invasive plant removal, property clean up, and other stewardship items on island conservation lands during 13 days this summer.
The program offers high school students a unique opportunity to earn money while making a noticeable difference in the health of our Island ecosystems, to learn about our Island’s natural landscapes, meet some amazing people, and learn about the work of the Land Trust.
The Bainbridge Island Land Trust session will be:
June 25*, 26*, 27, 28, 29
(Monday*/Tuesday*/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday) 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
July 5, 6 (Thursday/Friday) 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
July 11, 12, 13 (Wednesday/Thursday/Friday) 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
July 18, 19, 20 (Wednesday/Thursday/Friday) 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
* Training days. Attendance is a required.
A commitment to work all days is highly preferred. Rate of pay for crew members will be $11.50/hr. Work is out-of-doors. Prior experience working out of doors is preferred, but not required. Transportation to and from work sites is the responsibility of the crew member. Crew members will receive 5 hours of pay each day, and a 30 minute unpaid lunch break. On the job training provided!
To apply, please email Andrew Fraser by April 20, 2018. We have a limited number of spots available so please contact us early to request an application packet. A short after-school and/or evening orientation session will take place the last week of April at which time all application materials will be due.