Greencorps Chicago is currently recruiting for the Terra Firma program and is seeking to employ individuals from the communities of Grand Boulevard, Kenwood, Hyde Park, Oakland, Douglas, Washington Park, Woodlawn, Greater Grand Crossing, South Shore, and South Chicago. Greencorps is a green industry employment and training opportunity for individuals with barriers to employment.
(Current marijuana use will not be a barrier to getting employed by Greencorps)

The link to the application can be found by clicking the following link:  2021 Greencorps Terra Firma Interest Form

Find a Position Description and a Flyer Below:

Terra Firma Crew Member Description

> CLICK HERE for a Flyer [PDF]

Who We Are Looking to Serve:

– Individuals with barriers to employment (e.g. did not complete high school, justice involved, child care needs, unstable housing, etc.)
– Out of work or underemployed
– Interested in working outdoors
– Open to a career path in related fields

Alumni Benefits:

1) An individualized employment plan
2) Resume and cover letter assistance
3) Interview preparation
4) Job search aid
5) Referral and recommendation letters
6) Job clubs, career fairs, and hiring events
7) Advanced crew, crew supervisor, and junior staff experience