Opportunities with WisCorps
The EE Program Manager reports to the Director of the Myrick Park Center. This position is responsible for the leadership, management and oversight of WisCorps’ Environmental Education programs and Community Science programs. Email cover letter and resume to Tammy Schmitz by April 12, 2022.
Field Crew Member
AmeriCorps Field Crew Members live and work together for the entire project season, working Monday-Friday with weekends off to travel and recreate as a group. Together, they complete projects such as: new trail construction, trail restoration, bridge/boardwalk construction, reforestation, and invasive species management.
Local Crew Member
AmeriCorps Local Crew Members are assigned to our La Crosse Mayor's Crew partnership for 8.5 weeks. Local Crews for young adults provide members with job skills, leadership opportunities, challenging project work and personal and professional development all within the greater La Crosse area. Crew members, ages 18-25, live at home, but may occasionally camp. Local Crew Members serve on projects Monday through Thursday with Friday focused on education.
The AmeriCorps Native Gardens Assistant will serve beside WisCorps staff and Master Gardener volunteers to develop the native garden beds and educate others on the garden's awesome resources. Part-time AmeriCorps position through August 2022.
As an AmeriCorps Crew Leader, you will be responsible for crew safety, ensuring high quality work, building community, crew work ethics, and personal development of the Crew Members, among other responsibilities. You must be comfortable with hard work in tough conditions commonly found living and/or working in the outdoors for weeks at a time.
Myrick Park Center Event Staff
Event Staff are the on-site point of contact for guests at Myrick Park Center during event reservations. They help with any facility questions, concerns, or needs that arise. Event staff ensure the space is prepped and clean prior to, during, and after events.