Isles’ Trenton Climate Corp is Now Hiring!

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Are you interested in learning more about sustainability, environmental trades, and combating climate change? Then, the Trenton Climate Corps is the opportunity for you!

The Trenton Climate Corps, managed by Isles, Inc., is a part of regional and national initiatives designed to provide hands-on training in sustainability. The program will take place at the Isles Youth Institute, 33 Tucker St., Trenton, NJ 08618. Some exciting topics covered include agriculture, forestry, water management, disaster relief, green energy, home weatherization, landscaping, and healthy homes. This is a full-time, 24-35 hr./week opportunity. Both labor-intensive outdoor work and computer/internal work opportunities are available. No prior experience is necessary to participate.

The ideal candidate must be a minimum age of 17 and have a high school diploma. In addition, candidates must be independent workers and problem solvers with strong organizational skills and attention to detail. If you’re interested in applying, please send your resume to trentonclimatecorps@gmail.com. The point of contact for this program can be reached at ssharo@isles.org or (609) 341-4732. Additional details regarding the program can be found here: Climate Corps.

If you aren’t in a position to join the corps but still want to lend a hand, there are opportunities for you as well! You can get involved by referring others, becoming a partner, donating supplies, or becoming a volunteer. In addition, if you need additional information or would like to make suggestions for the program, please feel free to reach out, and the team will be available to assist. Any contribution to the Climate Corps will aid in addressing some of the most prevalent environmental issues facing Trenton.

The Trenton Climate Corps would not be possible without the support of Isles, a Trenton-based non-profit. The Trenton Climate Corps aligns perfectly with Isles’ commitment to youth and sustainability. Members of the corps will gain access to various resources, including job readiness and placement services, leadership and life skills development, and case management and wraparound support. The Isles Youth Institute provides our city’s youth with invaluable experiences, support, and resources that help to transform their lives. By offering community-centered sustainability initiatives, we can better support the robust resilience of both our youth and climate.

Hands-on knowledge in sustainability and environmental trades is a beautiful opportunity to unlock an all-new career. A career in sustainability can be both lucrative and rewarding in an industry that will only continue to grow. An expansive array of different focus areas are available, assuring a diverse portfolio of opportunities for every kind of employee. No matter what avenue of sustainability you choose, you can rest assured that your contributions make our planet happier and healthier.

If you’re interested in becoming a part of this incredible crew, please get in touch with the team at Isles for additional details. Any questions may be directed to ssharo@isles.org or (609) 341-4732. With a world of opportunity, now’s your chance to take the plunge for the planet!