Montana Conservation Corps

Montana Conservation Corps: Montana Conservation Corps (MCC) is a non-profit, AmeriCorps-affiliated organization which operates from offices in Bozeman, Helena, Kalispell and Missoula, Montana.  Our work takes place in a variety of prairie and forested locations in Montana, Wyoming, Idaho, North Dakota and South Dakota.  MCC strives to give its participants the experience of a lifetime through challenging conservation work and the rigors of life outdoors, coupled with education developed specifically to create engaged citizens and lifelong environmental stewards.  A term with MCC provides the ideal opportunity to discover personal growth, greater self-awareness, increased confidence, communication and leadership skills, as well as the ability to meaningfully engage with those of diverse backgrounds.

Montana Conservation Corps Bozeman, Missoula, Kalispell, Helena
Feb 24, 2020
Seasonal
CREW MEMBER POSITIONS AVAILABLE Ready for an opportunity to get out of your backyard and explore places that many people never get the opportunity to experience and enjoy? Serving alongside others from across the country who share a passion for hard work and conservation of wild lands, you will engage in AmeriCorps national service, meaningful career development, and significant work in the great outdoors. Explore places that many people never get the opportunity to experience and enjoy. Come be a part of Montana Conservation Corps and have the summer of a lifetime and create lifelong friendships along the way! BENEFITS        Field Crew Members - Maintain trails, treat invasive species, and engage in conservation-based projects 6 Month Position: $600 Biweekly living allowance | $3,047 AmeriCorps Education Award | Health Insurance | Term: 5/18 - 10/30/2020 3 Month Fall Position: $600 Biweekly living allowance | $1,612 AmeriCorps Education Award | Term: 8/3 - 10/30/2020 Wildland Restoration Team Members - Combat invasive plants and tree infestations  6 Month Position: $600 Biweekly living allowance | $3,047 AmeriCorps Education Award | Health Insurance | Term: 5/18 - 10/30/2020 3 Month Position: $600 Biweekly living allowance | $1,612 AmeriCorps Education Award | Term: 5/18 - 8/14/2020 EXPERIENCE GAINED ~ Intensive hands-on experience in ecological restoration and resource management ~ Direct interaction and collaboration with Federal, State, and Local Land Management Agencies ~ Backcountry travel and/or camping in diverse settings across the Northern Plains, Rockies, National Parks, and Wilderness areas ~ Master traditional skills using legendary primitive tools - pulaskis, mcleods, pick mattocks, crosscuts, plus many other tools ~ Receive applicable certifications, such as Chainsaw & Crosscut, Firefighter Red Card, and so on, depending on position We seek to provide access and opportunity to a diverse group of participants. We encourage applicants of all backgrounds to apply.