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Wyoming Veterans Trail Crew (WyVTC)

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Join as a member or leader for the WyVTC

  • Spend your summer and fall traveling Wyoming designing, building, and maintaining recreation trails with 7 other military veterans.
  • Earn your USFS S-212 chainsaw certification
  • Crew Leaders earn an AmeriCorps Education Award - $2,960
  • Crew Members earn an AmeriCorps Education Award - $1,566.14
  • Living Stipend - Leaders: total $8,200 & Members: total $4,250
  • Earn your Wilderness First Aid Certification and one to three upper-division credit from the College of the Environment and Natural Resources from the University of Wyoming at no cost to you
  • Be in a team environment again
  • Learn technical skills, trail work, and building with stone and wood

Application Requirements

  • Crew Leader dates of employment: January 2nd - August 15th, 2018
  • Crew Member dates of employment: May 17th - August 15th, 2018
  • Must have served or serving in US Armed Forces
  • Age 18-35
  • Able to lift 50 lbs repeatedly
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Familiar with hand tools
  • Ability to hike in rugged terrain carrying heavy packs and tools
  • Please read Corps Member FAQs and Expectations and Crew Position Considerations

How to Apply to be a Military Veterans Wyoming Trail Crew leader/member:

1) E-mail Wyoming Conservation Corps for the Military Veterans Wyoming Trail Crew, at: wcc@uwyo.edu for application materials and paperwork

2) Apply below for a headstart on the application process or download the application here.

Thank you for your interest in being a team member with the Wyoming Trail Crew! We look forward to going over your application materials and get in contact with you. Thank you!

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