Youth Conservation Corps Assistant Program Manager

  • Lake County, Illinois
  • Lindenhurst, IL 60046, USA
  • Feb 13, 2018
Temporary Conservation/ Natural Resources Management Training

Job Description

Job Summary

Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) is a summer program designed to employ high school youth in natural resources, construction, and park maintenance related projects. The Assistant Manager aids in the pre-season organization and management of the day-to-day operations of the Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) and assists with program development.  Hours will vary during the pre-season beginning in February of each year but, will work 40 hours a week from May - August.

Essential Functions & Experience

Essential Functions Supervises YCC Crew Leaders engaged in conservation/development projects.  Assists with program development, training and project management.  Maintains a safe work environment through hazard recognition and implementation of safety guidelines.  Establishes good public relations and working relations with outside sources of possible funding for YCC.  Drives a motorized vehicle to travel to different locations.  Performs tasks that will require walking, bending, stooping, standing, kneeling, climbing, reaching and sitting.  Performs heavy lifting tasks up to 50 pounds.

Experience - Completion of High School Diploma.  One year experience in supervision of youth.  Working knowledge of environmental education, conservation, construction, and grounds maintenance fields.  Must possess a valid motor vehicle driver's license.

Closes On: March 23, 2018 at 04:30 PM CST

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Sector

Government- Local/Regional

Salary

$12.00 - $15.00