Jobs, Internships & Fellowships

Youth Program Senior Manager

Gowanus Canal Conservancy is looking for a Youth Program Senior Manager to empower local youth by leading the Gowanus Green Team program, including program development, planning and implementation. Gowanus Green Team are paid high school apprentices engaged in environmental stewardship, nursery maintenance, green infrastructure, and urban conservation work. This program aims to educate local youth, expand job opportunities, and cultivate awareness and urgency regarding the importance of environmental work in our community and New York City.

Read the full position description here.

Communications & Office Manager

Gowanus Canal Conservancy is looking for a Communications & Office Manager to engage and inspire stakeholders to action through strong organizational communications efforts, while managing GCC’s physical office to support effective programming and operations. The role includes managing organizational communications; co-developing and managing GCC’s Membership Program; supporting development and management of special events; and leading office administration & management.

Read the full position description here.

Gowanus Green Team Apprentice

Gowanus Canal Conservancy is currently accepting applications from high school sophomores and juniors for our 2022 Gowanus Green Team cohort. The Gowanus Green Team are paid high school apprentices engaged in environmental careers in environmental stewardship, green infrastructure, urban conservation, and design. You can read more about Green Team here and apply here. The deadline for application is March 15th.

Gowanus residents, including NYCHA residents and youth of color, are highly encouraged to apply.

Hourly Pay: $15.00
Program length: Spring + Summer 2022              Application Deadline: March 15th
If you have any questions, please email Joanne at Joanne@gowanuscanalconservancy.org.