Now Accepting Applications for the 2018/2019 program year
Looking for the next step after the military?
Want to work alongside other military veterans?
This is an exciting opportunity in an award-winning AmeriCorps program for Military Veterans or immediate military family members.
Service positions are available in a variety of fields.
Trail/Park Project Team - As part of a team, you will perform a variety of conservation activities including trail maintenance, invasive plant species identification and eradication, maintenance projects, historical preservation, and park-based projects throughout the state of Delaware. Environmental Stewardship Team - As part of a team, you will learn from our experts and perform environmental stewardship activities throughout the state of Delaware. Projects include manual and mechanical removal of invasive plants and wildlife management. Maintenance Team - You will serve alongside an expert while performing basic housing and building maintenance statewide. Activities will include electrical, HVAC, plumbing and construction. Historical Preservation - You will learn from our expert Mason and perform masonry on the multitude of historic structures on park lands. All members will receive education, training, hands-on skills, and certifications throughout your year of service that can prepare you for employment in the natural resources field.
Slots are limited and fill quickly.
Perfect opportunity for military veterans, recently retired veterans, active guard and reserve members, military spouses and immediate family members.
FBI fingerprint background investigation is required, provided by the program at no cost to participants.
Must be 18 years of age or older.
Term runs October 1, 2018 – August 31, 2019
Positions available on teams located statewide.