Skills for Rhode Island's Future (Skills RI) is recruiting candidates for the Growing Futures Masonry & Tree Care Boot Camp, sponsored by the RI Nursery and Landscape Association (RINLA).
PROGRAM TITLE: Growing Futures Masonry & Tree Care Boot Camp
START DATE: November 1st, 2021
HOURS: 24 hours (3 days)
PAY: $300 stipend
DELIVERY MODE: Paid, in-person, hands-on
WHERE: Arcadia Management Area, Hope Valley, RI
Participate in work projects on Rhode Island’s public lands, gaining exposure to skills and topics essential to success in tree care, landscape construction, and stone masonry jobs and careers.
Program participants will work for three days in the Arcadia Management Area under the supervision of staff from the RI Nursery and Landscape Association, learning and doing meaningful work to repair and restore public lands including trail restoration, fire road clearing, tree and shrub pruning, and other entry-level forestry and landscape maintenance work.
Upon completion of the program, participants will receive a certificate of completion and job placement assistance including the following:
LEARNING TOPICS INCLUDE
POTENTIAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE
YOU MAY BE AN IDEAL CANDIDATE IF YOU MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA
SUPPORT SERVICES AVAILABLE
Skills for Rhode Island’s Future and its partners are committed to assisting qualified candidates overcome personal barriers to employment. Support services available for program participants may include (but are not limited to):
HOW TO APPLY
Click “Apply Now” to submit your application. Applicants will be contacted and screened by a SkillsRI staff member.