Saw this some down from the folks at the Chickasaw National Recreation Area. As a teen, I worked several jobs — mowing lawns, construction labor, even shelving cookies and crackers — that weren’t anything nearly as cool as this. Looks like a heck of an opportunity. Have a read:
SULPHUR — The Chickasaw National Recreation Area is looking for people between 15 and 18 years old who like to work outside to join the Youth Conservation Corps.
Periods of employment may be up to eight weeks beginning on June 14 through Aug. 6 with a wage of $7.25 per hour. Applications are available beginning Monday and are due May 21. The recreation area’s headquarters are at 1008 W 2nd Street in Sulphur. Applications can be picked up at the headquarters office between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Applications will also be available at Sulphur, Davis, Wynnewood, Roff and Springer high schools.
For more information, call (580) 622-7220.