Is Your Organization Interested in Hosting an Energy Corps Member?

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 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.

If your organization is interested in hosting Energy Corps members, click here for more information. The application form is available below.

NCAT Energy Corps 2017 Program Start-Up Timeline

July 21, 2017 Host Site Applications due to NCAT by 5pm MDT, early applications are encouraged
June 5 – August 31, 2017 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)
June 12 – July 7, 2017 NCAT member screening and first round of interviews
July 17, 2017 Top applicants are sent to host sites for second interview
August 21, 2017 Selections made and positions offered to top candidate
TBD Host Site Supervisor Orientation
October 17 – 19, 2017 Member orientation and training in Butte, MT
October 23, 2017 Members begin service at host sites

 

 

For more information about the Energy Corps program contact Emily Caponi at 406-533-6651 or emilyc@ncat.org, thank you.

Interested in Montana Host Sites?

Download an Application in either PDF or WORD ↓

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