Is Your Organization Interested in Hosting an Energy Corps Member?

The Montana Energy Corps program is currently recruiting host sites to place AmeriCorps service members in October 2018. Please see the below schedule and reach out to Lonni Starcevich, Energy Corps Program Director, at lonnis@ncat.org, 406-533-6651 for more information.

National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) partners with non-profit organizations, schools and public agencies in Montana to host Energy Corps AmeriCorps members. The Energy Corps addresses unmet community energy needs by promoting sustainable energy consumption and education, fostering community sustainability and helping to mitigate the effects of global climate change. The program provides organizations and agencies involved in sustainable energy projects with highly qualified individuals for a one-year, six month, or three month term of AmeriCorps service. These members will be an advantage to both your organization and to the communities in which they will be serving.

Serving as an Energy Corps host site provides a unique opportunity to improve organizational and community capacity to address our nation’s energy needs. The Energy Corps also provides members with hands-on training and skills development to pursue a career in a green-collar workforce capable of meeting the needs of the future in an emerging green economy.

NCAT Energy Corps 2019 – 2020 ~ 1700-hour Member Program Start-Up Timeline

June 3rd, 2019 Host Site Applications due to NCAT by 5pm MDT, early applications are encouraged
June – July Member recruitment period (positions will be posted and open as soon as host site applications are approved and position descriptions agreed upon by both parties)
NCAT member screening and first round of interviews
July – August Top applicants are sent to host sites for second interview
July – August 19th Selections made and positions offered to top candidates
October 1, 2019 Member orientation and training in Butte, MT
October 2, 2019 Members begin service at host sites
March 4-6, 2020 Mandatory Serve MT Symposium Training in Helena, MT

*please note that the dates above may be subject to change

Interested in Montana Host Sites?

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