Earn your GED or high school diploma, start a career and become empowered by your community.


Become part of the next generation of convervationists through environmental education, preservation and service.

Open Positions

If you’re interested in positively impacting the lives of young people and becoming a valued member of our community, we invite you to apply for our open positions!

Frequently Asked Questions

Timing depends on the level of urgency for filling the position, as well as the volume of applications we’ve received. Either way, you will hear back from us.

Of course! We suggest you wait a minimum of six months before re-applying.

You can apply to as many positions as you like, it will not hurt your chances, and we can see which roles you have applied to.

We will try to get back to you within a week. If you have not heard back from us, please reach out to the Human Resources Department at hr@americanyouthworks. We onboard staff twice a month, on the 16th and 1st of the month.

It depends on the team and role. The job posting and description will have the location details.

We are a business casual office environment, but you should wear what is most comfortable for you.

You may have a phone screening, followed up by an onsite or virtual interview.

The hiring manager or person conducting the interview will notify you.

Before you arrive

Check the address, request a map of the building, make sure you have the name of the person you are supposed to meet, and, make sure you are willing to adhere to our Covid-19 protocols.

Upon Arrival

Make sure you are parked in the appropriate section of the building and arrive at the appropriate door. Our facilities are secured for the safety of our employee and program participants, and you will need to ring a doorbell to enter our building.

Google Meet or Zoom. Every now and then we like to change it up and may use Dial Pad or 3CX. For the most part it will be a Zoom or Google Meet platform. We suggest you familiarize yourself with the two platforms. You can do so by going to Youtube or clicking on this Google doc.

Yes, we have gender-neutral restrooms at all AYW office locations.

You can let us know as soon as you feel comfortable doing so. You may also reach out to the Human Resources department at [email protected] and let them know, or when we reach out to schedule an interview.

We appreciate feedback and any thoughts you want to share with us. We take it very seriously and use it to grow. You may reach out to our Chief Operating Officer, or Human Resources Coordinator, at [email protected].