Crew Leader

Job

Address:

Seattle, WA
United States

Job Category:

Job

Job Type:

Full-time

Job Description:

The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire Seattle high school students in the Seattle Community Program.

Position Dates:

June through August

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
  • Teach environmental education curriculum
  • Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
  • Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members

Qualifications:

  • Be at least 21 years old.
  • Strong interest in working with and mentoring urban youth.
  • Proven experience working with youth, preferably in an outdoor/team-based setting.
  • Fluency/proficiency in a second language highly desirable.
  • Outdoor living skills, Experience with conservation work.
  • Proven ability to manage complex logistics in an organized fashion. 
  • Valid driver’s license for 3+ years and clean driving record. Criminal background check must pass SCA standards.
  • Possess current First Aid and CPR certifications, Wilderness First Aid preferred.
  • Must have personal housing arrangements in program city

Position Start Date:

Friday, June 1, 2018

Job Duration:

Seasonal

Job Compensation:

Stipend

Compensation Information:

$600/week, paid training