Civicorps currently has the following job openings:

Admin and Program Specialist

The Admin and Program Specialist will report directly to the Conservation Program Manager and be a part of the Conservation Program team. This position will be exposed to all areas of the company by working to collect and report on programmatic and financial data. Major responsibilities of the Administrative and Program Specialist will be creating data collection systems, processing data, and tracking outcomes as they pertain to the required outcomes of the Conservation Program (i.e.: attendance, crew hours, project impact, certification and evaluation tracking). This position will work closely with the Conservation Program staff to process documents such as leave of absence, medical clearances, and other daily paperwork. In addition, this person will monitor attendance and progressive disciplinary action.

Administrative Intern

Under the direction of the Pathways Manager, the Administrative Intern participates in the integration of the Corpsmember program within Civicorps and supports administrative staff.  The Administrative Intern is responsible for providing support to the Compliance Coordinator, Recycling Department, Administrative Services Coordinator and the Pathways Manager as well as other Support Services staff. 

The work schedule is Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 9a.m. to 5:30pm Thursday and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30

Recycling Driver – Pre-Apprenticeship

Civicorps Recycling is seeking Recycling Drivers for our pre-apprenticeship program. Civicorps Recycling offers truck driving training leading to a Class B license with a starting wage of $16.36 going up to $19.36.. The Recycling Driver will work in Civicorps’ Recycling Social Enterprise which provides recycling collection services to small businesses, commercial operations and institutions in Oakland and other parts of the East Bay. The minimum requirements for entering the program are a HS Diploma or GED, a Class C driver’s license with a clean DMV record and the ability to pass drug testing. All applicants must be between the ages of 18-26.

Conservation Intern – applications accepted on a rolling basis

Work on a Civicorps crew with some of largest employers in the East Bay, such as CalTrans, EBMUD, and East Bay Regional Parks District. Through our paid internships, you have the opportunity to gain valuable work experience and earn tool certifications that will help jumpstart your career.

Other Internships with Civicorps or Local Organizations

For Civicorps graduates who have earned their high school diploma, we also offer a number of administrative and warehouse internships with local organizations such as Oakland Housing Administration, Civicorps Academy, Waste Management, Tech Exchange, and more!

Current job openings with Civicorps sponsors:

Sponsor: East Bay Regional Parks District

Position: Interpretive Student Aide I/II

Location: Various (East Bay), CA
Job Type: Seasonal
Closing: Continuous

Interpretive Student Aides are currently enrolled high school and college students who work alongside Naturalist staff to provide interpretive programs and public information in a park visitor center and surrounding parklands. These paid positions are designed for students considering a career in interpretation, environmental education, natural history, cultural history, or park professions while supplementing their current coursework in natural science and/or cultural history. In addition to gaining natural and cultural history information relating to parks, students will develop interpretive skills in this training position.

Applications will be reviewed as received; those candidates whose backgrounds most closely fit our requirements may be invited for an interview.

Sponsor: East Bay Regional Parks District

Position: Park Ranger

Salary: $5,333.47 – $5,950.53 Monthly
Location: Various (East Bay), CA
Job Type: Full-time (40 hrs)

Vacancy Situation: The Park District currently has several vacancies located at various parks and sites throughout Alameda and Contra Costa counties. Park Ranger positions work either full-time for nine months of the year or full-time year-round. The hiring pools established as a result of this recruitment will be used to fill the current vacancies and additional vacancies that may occur during the one year life of the hiring pools.

What You’ll Be Doing: Under the general supervision of the Park Supervisor, the Park Ranger performs advanced level semi-skilled and unskilled maintenance and other tasks on Park District properties and facilities in support of the operation, development, and resource protection of the Park District’s parklands and trails. The Park Ranger will drive trucks, four-wheel-drive vehicles, interact with visitors by answering questions. Positions in this classification often include public contact and therefore bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

For more job postings from East Bay Regional Park District, click here.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Civicorps is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against employees or job applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, religious dress practice, sex, gender identity, gender expression sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, mental or physical disability, medical condition (e.g., cancer or cancer related illness; HIV/AIDS or related conditions), pregnancy/childbirth, marital status, parental status, domestic partnership status, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.