Texas Conservation Corps works with our partners to provide an Individual Placement who serve the duration of their term at the partner site. During this time Texas Conservation Corps assists the partner with tools and resources to complete their project objectives, as well as manages members time sheets and project reporting.
In order to facilitate a rewarding experience, TxCC works with the site to define measurable outcomes that the Individual Placement is able to fulfill.
Here are the positions we are currently recruiting for, or we recruit for annually. Benefits & qualifications vary by position. For more information on a specific position please contact [email protected]:
In partnership with the US Forest Service, TxCC will be placing a Forestry Technician AmeriCorps member at Sabine National Forest near Zavalla, Texas. This position will work alongside USFS Recreation Program staff to work in several recreation areas throughout the forest. This position will help manage trails, campgrounds, recreation areas, facilities, and the budget for the recreation program
The ideal candidate for this position would be from the Lufkin/Zavalla area and would have experience working on trail or outdoor recreation crews.
Forestry Technician AmeriCorps Member
Term: 1 year, open until filled
In partnership with the US Forest Service, TxCC will be placing a Resource Assistant at the Bessey Ranger District to assist with recreation & natural resources management and visitor services. The Visitor Information & Recreation Specialist will develop and present a variety of interpretive programs. In addition to presenting to visitors this position would contribute to the development of written materials to increase the understanding of the Forest Service Mission.
The ideal candidate for this position would have a general knowledge of natural resource management and conservation related to visitor management. Strong oral and written communication skills and a desire to engage diverse audiences and school groups. This is a position where use of creativity and initiative is encouraged.
Visitor Information & Recreation Specialist (non-AmeriCorps)
Term: 1 year, open until filled, start ASAP
Housing: on site housing provided
TxCC’s Ranch & Resource Management program is based at the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park near Johnson City, TX. This is an exciting opportunity to help the park meet resource management goals of reducing the impact of invasive plants at the LBJ Ranch and meeting deferred maintenance goals of repairing fences and gates at the ranch. In addition the individual placement with learn first hand the what goes into the management of a historic working ranch as part of an overall cultural landscape with significant natural resources.
Ranch/Resource Management AmeriCorps Members: 21-28
Term: Summer 2018
No longer accepting applications.
TxCC’s Masonry and Environmental Conservation program is based in San Antonio and is an exciting opportunity to restore and preserve both interior and exterior surfaces of the Historic San Antonio Missions. These members work closely with NPS staff. With two AmeriCorps members in each of the following positions:
Masonry & Cultural Landscape AmeriCorps Members: 21-28
Term: February 5th, 2019 – July 19th, 2019