Passion. That’s the common attribute of those that work for Heart of Oregon Corps. We employ about 60 staff in full time, part time, and temporary positions throughout the year. Are you ready to join the team?
COVID-19 Update: We are currently accepting applications for the positions listed below. As we monitor the COVID-19 crisis, we will update the hiring process if needed. Thank you for your interest in being part of the Heart of Oregon team!
Here are some documents to get you started. Click each title to download.
Note: These documents only apply to staff positions, marked with an asterisk*
Open Staff Positions
We're hiring Summer Crew Leaders with a passion for empowering and inspiring positive change in the lives of young people. Crew leaders work with a group of 5 youth and US Forest Service specialists on conservation projects across the Deschutes National Forest, Ochoco National Forest, and Crooked River National Grassland. COYCC is our 7-week, conservation based program for a diverse group of 16-18 year old Central Oregonians. Crew leaders receive a week of extensive training with HOC and the USFS, earning S-212 saw certification, USFS driver training, and more. Please click the red position title to download position details and application instructions.
Open AmeriCorps or VISTA National Service Positions (full-time only)
This AmeriCorps 10-month service position will complete environmental stewardship projects in the field on public lands; providing training and support to other local youth AmeriCorps service members with the Crew Leader. The position will also deliver curriculum during “Natural Resources Skills Clinics.” This includes: developing and implementing hands on and classroom-based training opportunities on safety, hard skills, and project context; career education and environmental education; field support; and project tracking. This is an AmeriCorps national service position. See announcement for application instructions. Applicants should not complete the "HOC Staff Employment Application."
This is a full-time AmeriCorps position. This position is responsible for developing and strengthening community partnerships for our YouthBuild program, including identifying partnerships for potential service projects and service learning initiatives. This member will also provide service implementing our volunteer program, enabling the program to better serve low-income young people and community residents. Please click the red position title to download position details and application instructions.