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READY Crew Leader:

Description:

READY Crew Leaders instruct, supervise, and lead a crew of 5 Crew Members throughout their daily work activities. These activities include construction of rain gardens and conservation landscapes, maintenance, invasive plant removals, stream cleanups, and more. Crew Leaders are expected to communicate clearly with operational and administrative staff to facilitate the coordination and logistics of daily work. Crew Leaders are expected to attend training on June 26th  and work until the end of the Summer Program on August 11th. Crew Leaders are paid a wage of $14/hr.


Qualifications: 

  • Must be at least 21 years old and have worked for the READY program at least 1 previous season
  • Must have a valid Maryland Drivers License
  • Demonstrate a strong sense of leadership, maturity, punctuality, good communication skills, and good decision making skills.

To apply for the Crew Leader position click here


READY Crew Leader Assistant:

Description:

The READY Crew Leader Assistant position is new for the Summer 2017 program. Crew Leader Assistants will work with their Crew Leader to assist them in any way they need. Tasks typical to a Crew Leader Assistant include but are not limited to: daily work updates, delegating work to Crew Members, communicating with the operation staff, and taking over the daily responsibilities of the Crew Leader in the event of their absence. Assistant Crew Leaders are expected to attend training on June 26th  and work until the end of the Summer Program on August 11th. Crew Leaders are paid a wage of $12/hr.


Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years old and have worked for the READY program at least 1 previous season
  • Must have a valid Maryland Drivers License

READY Crew Member:

Description:

READY Crew Members are the heart and soul of the READY Program. Crew Members work in teams of 5 under the direction of their Crew Leaders to construct and maintain rain gardens and conservation landscapes around Howard County. Crew Members also engage in other exciting environmental work  such as tree plantings, tree maintenance, invasive removals,  stream clean ups, and much more.  Crew Members are expected to work the duration of the Summer Program starting July 3rd through August 11th. Crew Members are paid a wage of $10/hr.


Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 16 years old
  • Must have a reliable form of transportation to get to work each morning
  • Must have a positive attitude and work ethic

 To Apply for the Crew Member Position click this link

Recent News

  • Here's a roundup of recent headlines from our organization. 
  • First Landscapes For Life Class Graduated at Howard County Dept of Corrections We were really excited to graduate our first Landscape for Life class at the Howard County Department of Corrections.  The group learned sustainable gardening practices over a course of (5 ...
    Posted Apr 14, 2017, 11:50 AM by Howard Ecoworks
  • READY is hiring! Applications for the summer READY program are open!  We're looking for young people 16-26 years old who wish to make a difference in the Howard County community, work ...
    Posted Mar 15, 2017, 1:49 PM by Howard Ecoworks
  • New projects underway in 2017!! We are very excited to kick off two new projects in 2017, both focused on community engagement and both generously funded by the Chesapeake Bay Trust!  The first project, Howard ...
    Posted Mar 15, 2017, 1:38 PM by Howard Ecoworks
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