Refuge seeks youth for Summer Conservation Corps jobs

Refuge Accepting Applications for Summer Youth Conservation Corps Jobs 

Kenai National Wildlife Refuge is accepting applications for summer jobs for the Youth Conservation Corps (YCC). Eligible applicants will be youth 15-18 years of age and who live in or have lodging available in the local commuting area. Applications are available at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, the Alaska Employment Service Office in Kenai, or from local high school career counseling offices. Applications will be accepted from March 3, 2014 through April 18, 2014. All applications must be received at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters on Ski Hill Road by 4:30 P.M. (close of business), on April 18, 2014. 

The positions will be filled via a random selection process and selected applicants will be notified by phone no later than May 2, 2014. Youth will work 40 hours each week from June 2, 2014 through July 25, 2014, and receive $8.95 per hour. Job duties will include trail maintenance and rehabilitation, cabin restoration, campground maintenance, litter collection, biological assistance, and visitor information services. For additional information, please contact the Kenai National Wildlife 

Refuge office during regular business hours at (907) 262-7021. 


KNWR press release