Other Outdoor 1700-Hour Environmental Steward
The Maine Conservation Corps, an AmeriCorps program, is accepting applications for 1700-hour AmeriCorps Environmental Steward positions located throughout Maine for January 2018. MCC is dedicated to accomplishing outdoor recreation and conservation projects for the public, promoting and managing volunteer opportunities, providing conservation education, building self-esteem and leadership, strengthening the future employability of members, while raising the aspirations of members and volunteers.
Environmental Stewards serve a 1700-hour term of service. Environmental Stewards undergo two weeks of training with MCC before being paired with a Host Site for the remainder of their term.
Environmental Stewards will receive a total living allowance of $13,500 (before taxes), distributed weekly over 45 weeks. Other benefits include health insurance, a wide range of training and networking opportunities, a Maine State Park Pass and an education award of $5,815.00. Some Stewards may also be eligible for student loan deferment and childcare reimbursement. A small number of Host Sites also offer housing as part of their position.
How to ApplyGo to the Maine Conservation Corps website to find a link to our application. Please email Corps.Conservation@maine.gov for questions and information. The application deadline is October 27, 2017.
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