oregon | Youth Park Corps in Corvallis, OR

Youth Park Corps

  • City of Corvallis, OR
  • $31,010.00 - 46,780.00 / Year *
  • 6115 NW Rosewood Dr
  • Corvallis, OR 97330
  • Full-Time
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Position Summary

YPC crew members perform a wide variety of tasks in park maintenance and park improvements under the direct supervision of an adult Crew Leader.

Eight crews of five people will work 16 hours (2 days) per week for four weeks. Crews 1 and 2 will have orientation on June 29, 2019, and will work from July 1 through July 31. Crews 3 and 4 will have orientation on July 27, 2018, and will work from August 1 through August 28. Orientation is required and lasts from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

In addition, up to five alternates will serve, on an \"on call\" basis, throughout the entirety of July & August 2019.

Youth are eligible to work one full season only as a regular YPC crew member.

Hours: 7:30am-4:00pm
16 hour shift will be one of the following:

  • 8 hours Mon-Tue, or
  • 8 hours Wed-Thu
  • Please see our website for a completePosition Descriptionincluding essential functions and requirements.

    The pay rate is scheduled to increase to $11.25 on 7/1/2019.
    Essential Functions

    Assist in maintenance and simple improvements in parks and recreation facilities:

  • Assist in building, installation, and maintenance of park amenities.
  • Painting signs, buildings, and other miscellaneous park facilities.
  • Weeding, pruning, and mulching various landscape beds and other park areas.
  • Litter pick up in parks; graffiti clean-up; other duties as assigned.
  • Trail maintenance & repairs.
  • Otherrelated duties may be assigned as required.
  • Qualifications and Skills
  • Must be 15 to 17 years old and able to provide proof of age.
  • Ability to work with others and participate as part of a team.
  • Able to safely use hand tools (rakes, shovels, hammers).
  • Ability to follow directions with a desire to work and learn.
  • Able to perform simple tasks (digging, mixing concrete, lifting, painting, etc.).

  • Associated topics: addiction, client service, customer service, fundraiser, guest, parking, social, violence, welfare, youth


    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.