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What's In It For You!

A corps member repairing a park sidewalk

The Maryland Conservation Jobs Corps is a way to be outside all summer and get paid for it!

Not only that, but you will gain the skills and confidence that will help you land a job in the future.

Highlights of what you’ll get out of a summer with the Conservation Jobs Corps:

  • $7.25 per hour for the service you provide
  • Breakfast snack, lunch, & afternoon snack everyday
  • Transportation to & from your park location
  • Work uniforms are provided
  • Learn to work with hand tools & equipment
  • Landscaping skills
  • Basic construction skills
  • Learn about Park Service careers
  • Gain knowledge about natural resources and the Chesapeake Bay
  • Gain leadership skills through Peer Leader opportunities
  • Work outside in beautiful state parks

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Contact Information

Fred Banks, Program Director
Department of Natural Resources
580 Taylor Avenue, E-3
Annapolis MD 21401
Phone: 410-260-8150

Captain Peyton Taylor, Executive Director
Conservation Corps and Interpretation
Maryland Park Service
Gunpowder Falls State Park
P.O. Box 480
Kingsville, MD 21087
Office: 410-592-2897

Contact the Park Service

  • Toll Free: 1-800-830-3974
    (Annapolis Office)
  • Reservations: 1-888-432-2267
  • Park Watch: 1-800-825-7275
  • Email Us

Find A Park


If you prefer, you can use a map to locate one of our parks.