ENVIRONMENT YUKON






Yukon Youth Conservation Corps (Y2C2)

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Summer employment for students

The Yukon Youth Conservation Corps or Y2C2 is a summer employment and training program for Yukon students (aged 16 and up), with an emphasis on environmental education and enhancement.

Note: These are not STEP jobs. Hiring for Y2C2 and CAT jobs is done by the Department of Environment.

Summer projects

Crews of one to five students work on conservation projects throughout the territory. These projects are proposed and overseen by community groups, First Nations, municipalities and individuals.

Employment eligibility and application process

Eligibility

Application process

  1. Review the job description.
  2. Fill out the Student Employment Application and send it along with a resume.

The closing date for applications is February 13, 2018,

except Field Workers, which close May 30, 2018.

Job descriptions

Note: All summer positions now require applicants to fill out a Resume Profile

 

Conservation Action Team (CAT) Camp Assistant

Pay and Term

$16.49/hr for 13 weeks + camp bonus (2 Positions)

$17.64/hr if hired for second year

Job Description

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Y2C2 Crew Leader

Pay and Term

$18.91/hr for 13 weeks + camp bonus (2 Positions)

$20.19/hr if hired for second year

Job Description

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Green Team Steward

Pay and Term

$17.64/hr for 16 weeks (1 Position)

$18.91/hr if hired for second year

Job Description

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Y2C2 Green Team Special Projects Worker

Pay and Term

$16.49/hr for 13 weeks (3 Positions)

$17.64/hr if hired for second year

Job Description

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Y2C2 Field Worker

Pay and Term

$12.66 /hr for 8 weeks (8 Positions)

$13.24/hr if hired for second year

Job Description

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Contact Youth Programs

Phone: 867-667-3041
Toll free (in Yukon, NWT and Nunavut):
1-800-661-0408 ext. 3041
Fax: 867-393-6206

Email: y2c2@gov.yk.ca

Address:

Environment Yukon

Government of Yukon

Box 2703 (V-18)
Whitehorse, Yukon
Canada Y1A 2C6