Youth Conservation Corps

Park Resource Keepers: Kent or Sussex County

We Want YOU!
Apply now to be a part of the 2017 Program!


Two teams of 5 members each with one team leader, one in Kent County and one in Sussex County.

Summer employment position for young people aged 16 21 years of age with Delaware State Parks

All of these positions are seasonal positions working 28 hours per week June 19 August 11


Must be 16 21 years of age
Must be able to work flexible hours, including some weekends
Strong work ethic
Ability to perform hard physical outdoor work in various conditions
Ability to learn local flora and fauna
Good communication skills
Ability to work alone with little direct supervision and as part of a team
Appreciation and understanding of natural, cultural, historical resources/parks and recreation
Ability to learn and apply program rules, regulations, policies and procedures


Working outdoors!
Hourly wage of $8.25 for a maximum of 28 hours per week
As a seasonal position, no other benefits are provided
Direct deposit of paychecks will be required as a condition of employment

Non-standard benefits include:
On-going training and awareness activities including Go Ape Zip Line course and Beach Day

Apply Now!