Summary: Friends of the Forest Preserves seeks Assistant Crew Leaders to be part of the Forest Preserve Experience (FPE) leadership team. FPE is a five-week summer program focused on job skill development, restoration training and work, environmental education, and exposure to the forest preserves and jobs in conservation. For many participants, this program serves as a first job, so Assistant Crew Leaders excel in relating to and guiding youth through the program. Successful candidates have great communication skills, outgoing personalities, and the desire to build their leadership skills. Responsibilities: 
  • Support Crew Leaders with supervising, motivating, coordinating, and mentoring 12 high school youth (ages 14-19) employed in the FP

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