Jobs/ Volunteer/ Apprenticeship/Internship Opportunities
OPPORTUNITIES SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
TEEN SUMMER VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES AT DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS
- Gain professional experience
- Earn volunteer hours
- Meet other like-minded teens
- Make a difference in the community
We're looking for teens who:
- Are 13-17 years old ( as of May 2020)
- Like working with plants, people and/or kids
- Enjoy being outdooors
To learn more:
- Visit botanicgardens.org/teen-volunteer-programs
Contact Volunteer Services at 720-865-3609 or email@example.com to sign up for the information session or with questions
Pinehurst Country Club is hiring for the postition of Gardener/Landscaper. This postion is seasonal from April through October and can be up to 35 hours per week, weekends may be required and start times may be as early as 5:30 am. Work is primarily outside. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age with a valid driver's license. Duties include watering annual and perennial beds, clean up of litter an debris, weed extraction of annual and perrenial beds, removal of spent blooms, turning mulch when needed, monitoring plants for common pests and diseases, proper planting and pruning of plant material, other mainennance tasks as directed. Pay is $13.00 - $14.50 an hour based on experience.
UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE
Now Hiring. Current Opportunities Include:
City Carrier Assistants, Rural Carrie Associates, Assistant Rural Carriers
Tractor Tractrailer Operators, Mail Handler Assistants, PSE Clerks, and more
For additional assistance with your application or questions, please join us at an upcoming USPS JOB FAIR.
When: 3/20, 3/21, 4/17, 4/18 Time: 10:00 am- 1:00 pm
Where: 6540 E. 53rd Place, Denver, C0 80266
18 years old at the time of appointment or 16 years old with a high school diploma
United States citizen, permanent resident, or citizen of American Samoa or other U.S. territory
Recent employment history
Ability to pass a criminal background check, drug screening, and medical assessment
Residency requirement for background checks
Safe driving record (if applicable to the position)
Must be registered with Selective Service if applicable
CAMP EMBER ( opportunities subject to change due to coronavirus)
Camp Ember is a 4 day/3 night immersive introduction to Fire and EMS for young women ages 16-18. Camp Ember started in 2017 and is hosted by West Metro Fire and Arvada Fire in conjunction with Red Rocks CC. As a whole, our goal is to introduce young women to a profession to which they may have little exposure. Our message, no matter what their career aspirations may be, is confidence and courage to take on any new experience that comes their way.
Part of the application process is an essay. This essay is the primary method of selection for our campers. We will choose 16 campers who will attend the camp completely free of charge. Applications open March 1st through our facebook page and website.
Follow us on facebook - https://www.facebook.com/CampEmber/
We're launching a new website - https://campember.wixsite.com/campember
Promo/Introduction Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AKAcsUQYqbM
CAMP CARDIAC AND CAMP NEURO
Scholarship and standard applications are now open for CAMP CARDIAC AND CAMP NEURO Denver 2020!
Camp Cardiac & Camp Neuro, run by medical students in over 30 cities nationwide, are 1-week summer day camps for high school students interested in exploring careers in medicine.
Camp Cardiac is a 1-week summer day camp open to all high school students (including Spring/Summer graduates) 15-18 years of age as of first day of assigned session and currently residing in the US. Although Camp Cardiac's primary focus is on care and maintenance of the heart, it provides an excellent starting point for careers in all fields of medicine. For more information, including locations, dates, deadlines, and applications details, please visit www.campcardiac.org.
Camp Nuero is a 1-week summer day camp open to all high schools students ( including Spring/Summer graduates) 15-18 years of age as of the first day of assigned session and currently residing in the US. Although Camp Neuro’s primary focus is on care and maintenance of the brain as well as psychology, it provides an excellent starting point for careers in all fields of medicine. For more information, including locations, dates, deadlines, and applications details, please visit www.campneuro.org.
The Best Buy Teen Tech Center @ Gold Crown is a free after-school program for youth age 10-18 in Lakewood, CO teaching technology through exploration, creativity and self-expression. It is a drop-in program focused on interested-based learning, so members can come by after school and stay as long as they’d like to work on creative projects, tinker with technology, learn something new or hang out with mentors and Make! Hours are M-F from 3-7 pm. Wednesday is Teen Night for 7th graders and older, and Thursday - Friday are for ages 10 and up.
Gold Crown Field House 150 S Harlan St Lakewood, CO 80226
BOUTON VETERINARY HOSPITAL
Have you ever thought of a career in veterinary medicine? Many veterinarians and veterinary technicians started their career working in boarding facilities. If you have a love for animals and are hardworking, task oriented, self-motivated and possess strong communication skills... This may be the job for you!
Positions available working in the kennel areas or in the Puppy Day Care. - No experience necessay - will train!
Part- time (around 12-15 hrs. per week) caring for animals, taking them outside, feeding, bathing etc.
Information about Bouton Veterinary Hospital: www.botonveterinaryhospital.com
Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fill out an application in person at Bouton Veterinary Hspital - 10667 W. Progress Ave. Littleton, CO 80127
Questions: contact Monica Anthony at (303) 979-4091
Now hiring! Looking for passionate and motivated individuals to join the team!. We specialize in temporary staffing and work with a number of venues in the Denver area, such as Pepsi Center, Coors Field, Red Rocks, and many more Full and Part-time positions are available! Must be at least 18 years old.
Phone. 720.458.4372 Fax. 720.458.4473
Address. 1600 Stout St. #400, Denver, CO 80202
THE GOLDCROWN FOUNDATION (Clubhouse -to-College/Career) Pathways to Successess program offers experiences to students ages 16 and over in Workforce Readiness Training, Job- shadowing, and paid internships. This is a 12 month-long program. Participants must be at least 16 years of age or older by May 2019 (for paid internship), Participant must be able to attend check-in-meetings once a week/ Saturday meeting once a month. Participant must be able to attend special career related events (field trips, workshops, demos.
C2C Pathways Program Coordinator
email@example.com (303) 233-6776 ext 222
TEEN SCIENCE CAFÉ
An exciting new program at the Belmar Library.
Teen Science Cafe is a great way for teens to meet STEM experts in the field, learn about their careers and try their hand at STEM activities.
Teen Science Café offers Jeffco area teens opportunities to meet and interact with scientists in a fun, informal setting that inspires conversation and interaction.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Please register for the series at the Library, jeffcolibrary.org or call 303-235-5275
ENGINEERING EXPLORER PROGRAM
Offers high school men and women at least 14 years of age the opportunity to explore careers in engineering & the sciences such as:
Computer Engineering/Cyber Security
Astonautics & Aerospace Engineering
Mechanical & Electrical Engineering
Civil and Water Engineering
Program meets on 7 consecutive evenings beginning January 14, 2020. There is a $20 registration fee.
For additional information contact: Jim Quin @ 303-794-9123, email@example.com
or George Rasmussen @303-933-4656, firstname.lastname@example.org
NATIONAL SPORTS CENTER FOR THE DISABLED VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
If you need further information, or have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our Volunteer Services team at 970-726-1546 or Volunteer@nscd.org
Volunteer Commitment: We train you* to work with adaptive students and equipment. Training begins in October and continues through December. Volunteers start working with participants in January. Our programs operate 7-days a week, allowing for multiple volunteer opportunities. *You must already know how to ski/ride at an intermediate or more level, we will train you on how to work with our participants.
The NEW Winter Volunteer Application will be available starting September 1, to find the application and learn more about volunteering, click the following link: nscd.org/volunteer
BUSINESS AND WORKFORCE CENTER (formally the American Job Center) - Youth Services
Physical Address: 3500 Illinois Street
Golden CO 80401
Hours: Monday - Wednesday 10:00 am -3:00 pm, Friday 10:00 am - Noon, Closed on Thursdays
In addition to the employment services available, Employers, community agencies, parents and youth are welcome to submit an application to join our Youth Committee. The application process (which takes four to six weeks) requires appointment of new committee members by the Workforce Development Board. Reporting to the Tri-County Workforce Development Board (WDB) the Youth Committee creates a pathway to economic success for yourht ages 14-24 through the influence of policy and practice in Jefferson, Gilpin and Clear Creek countiew. this is accomplished by strenghtening the future workforce to incorporate an engagin and practical youth development perspective. Questions or comments emai : https://www.jeffco.us/1780/Youth
JOB CORPS -
For youth interested in the JOB CORPS program, please contact:
JOB CORPS Outreach/Recruitment and Job Placement
924 W Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80204
Phone 303_623-0420 or 1-800-773-JOBS(5627)
MILE HIGH YOUTH CORPS
During its 25-year history, the Corps has successfully transitioned from a small, seasonal, neighborhood-based organization to a comprehensive, year-round regional agency serving 15 counties throughout Metropolitan Denver and the Southern Front Range. MHYC programs are nationally recognized while meeting continued local needs. From recent fires; floods mitigation and restoration efforts to building affordable housing units to lowering water and energy usage in over 20,000 homes, MHYC matches the talents and skills of local youth with the needs of our community. The programs available include: Energy & Water Conservation, Land Conservation ( both Denver, and Southern Front Range) Land Conservation leaders, and Youth Build.
For more information: https://www.milehighyouthcorps.org
LEADERSHIP JEFFERSON COUNTY 2019 -
a program of the West Metro Chamber of Commerce Foundation, and is designed to develop leadership potential within the community through direct contact with the leaderes and institutions shaping the community to meet the demands of tomorrow. The program runs from August through June with monthly, full-day sessions. To apply, please visit: www.westmetrochamber.org and click the Leadership Progams tab at the top of the page, then select Leadership Jefferson County from the menu.
For more information, contact:
Leadership Jefferson County
The West Metro Chamber of Commerce Foundation
1667 Cole Blvd, Bldg. 19, Suite 400
Lakewood, CO 80401
email@example.com or phone 303_233-5555
JEFFCO SHOOL AGE ENRICHMENT (SAE) -
currently seeking fun, energetic individuals to work with the Before and After School Program! We have openings at elementary schools throughout the district. Hours and positions available by location.
Postitions available for young adults are:
Program Leader: M-F variable shifts 2:30-6:00 pm - Must be 18 years old and have 480 documentable experience with 5-12 year olds.
Program Aide: M - F variable shifts 2:30 - 6:00 pm - Must be 16 years old, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY
To apply, please visit: https://platform.teachermatch.ort/jobsboard.do?districtid=58751648 use keyword: SACC
Contact: Joanie Ware (SAE tech) with any questions @ firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-982-3027
City of Golden - www.cityofgolden.net
Jeffco Library -www.jeffcolibrary.org
City of Lakewood - www.cityoflakewood.org
Summer Job Openings It’s your choice. Choose Lakewood
Various Summer Camp Positions $12.00—$16.00
Outdoor Pools Cashier $12.00
Camp Paha positions (various) $12.00-$15.00
Aquatics Positions—Lifeguards, Head Lifeguards, Lessons, etc. $12.00
Seasonal Laborer II (must be at least 18 years of age) $14.00
Recreation Leader (must be at least 18 years of age) $12.00
Traffic Engineering Laborer II (must be at least 18 years of age)$15.00
Flag Football Coach $12.00
CARA Volleyball Coach $12.00
To apply for one of these positions and to see the most updated listing of openings go to our website:
JEFFERSON COUNTY OPEN SPACE
Jeffco Open Space offers employment for youth aged 14-18
Join the Trail Stewardship Team - Get paid to work outside, make new friends, learn new skills, and make a difference in your parks!
Crew Member Requirements:
- Resident of Jefferson County
- Between 14-18 years old ( on June 9, 2020)
- Able to legally work in the United States
- Be able to provide and carry all person gear and provided tools and equipment
- Application March 1- March 31
- Info Night March 12
- Interviews April 18 & 25
- Orientation June 9
- Program Dates June 16 - July 30
Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday - 8:00 am - 4:30 pm ( no more than two excused absences permitted)
Contact information: www.jeffco.us/3327/Trail-Stewardship-Team
or Sophie Katz, Trails Senior Specialist: email@example.com phone: 303-271-5987
www.JobsForTeensHQ.com - focused specifically on helping teenagers find jobs and it's 100% free to use for both the students and the school. It has very useful information including work permit requirements, labor laws, jobs for teens by city/state, job ideas, jobs by age, and more.
TJ MAXX - www.tjx.com
US Army Outreach Program (AEOP)
for all high school students interested in STEM
SCHOOL TO WORK ALLIANCE PROGRAM - (SWAP) -
A collaborative initiative between the Colorado Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) and local school districtics, supported by the Colorado Department of Education, SWAP provides case management and direct services to young adults wiht disabilities. This agency provides assistance in making the transition from school to employment.
Contact is made though student's high school case manager or counselor or call: 303-982-7014.
Part and Full Time Positions at our Denver West Location Near Colorado Mills Mall Starting wage: $11.10/hr Need: To be a team player Good driving record Positive attitude
For More Information Contact Michelle Hernandez at firstname.lastname@example.org
Carmel Oaks Retirement Community - currently hiring for part time dining room wait staff positions. The positions are Mon - Fri, 4 pm to 8 pm shift. Duties include serving residents and guests, sanitation, food preparation, dish washing, vacuuming, etc. This position requires the ability to multi-task, being flexible with job duties, and being able to effectively communicate. Apply @ 1811 S. Harlan Circle ( next to White Fence Farm Restaurant) or call 303- 937-1010
Do you like working with kids? Do you love sports? Skyhawks is currently looking for highly motivated, energetic individuals who enjoy working with children to join the Skyhawks Coaching Team. Coaching postitions are available for baseball, basketball, cheerleading, flag football, golf, lacrosse, tennis, track & field, soccer, volleyball and more! In additions there are coaching postitions available for highly motivated, energetic individual who enjoy with with kids ages 2-5. These SuperTots Coaching posititions include SoccerTots (Soccer), VolleyKats (Volleyball), HoopsterTots ( Basketball), BaseballTots (Baseball), CheerTots(Cheerleading) and 1stDownTots (Football)
Apply online for these postions at:
§ SKYHAWKS.COM/COLORADO or contact James Olson, Area Manager at COLORADO1@SKYHAWKS.COM
§ SuperTotSports.com/Colorado or call 303-222-8039
Elwood Staffing - www.elwoodjobs.com
Venturing Emergency Rescue Team Crew 911 - a youth run, nonprofit organization charted through the Boy Scouts of America. We are also an accredited Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) program with aspirations to continually grow and improve. We instill young people with leadership qualities and prepare them in their endeavors through the education of emergency medicine as well as volunteer opportunities in the community. Must be at least 13 years of age and have completed the eighth grade to join. Must be at least 16 years old for EMR Colorado State registration.
Meetings every Monday 7:00-9:00 pm @ St Anthony Hospital, Lakewood CO
Immediate Openings at the Green Mountain King Soopers - 12043 W. Alameda Parkway, Lakewood CO 80228. Various postions and great benefits. Pay starts at $10.50 hr.
BELMAR SELECT OUTSOURCING - A phamaceutical manufacturing company is looking for individuals for an entry-level Production Technician. Company will train. Information:https://www.indeedjobs.com/belmar-select-outsourcing-and-green-mountain-pharmaceuticals/_hl/en_US
INFUNITY EVENTS - Work entails setting up inflatable's and other rental items, running them and tearing them down. Training provided. Must be 17 or older and able to get to the work sites around the metro area. Must be reliable and enjoy working with the public. Most work is Friday -Sunday but you get to choose the days you want to work.
Information: www.infunityevents.com or Text 303-916-3131 with your name, age and contact information.
Holiday Retirement Community @ Lakewood Estates is looking for volunteers within its resident enrichment program. Contact: Ally Chard - email@example.com or 303-987-3888
Holiday Retirement Community @ Lakewood Estates is hiring Servers. For employment opportunities contact: Deneen Parkinson - 303-987-3888
Colorado Sheet Metal Workers J.A.T.C Apprenticeship Opportunities
Denver/Northern Office - 1515 West 47th Avenue, Denver CO 80211
Apply Monday through Friday - 8:00 am - 11:30 am or 1:00 pm - 4:00 -pm
Contact Union Hall to schedule an appointment @ 303-922-1213
JEFFERSON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Jefferson County invites applications for the position of Library Page - Edgewater Library. Minimum age of 16 as of the date of your application. Further details available in the Future Center.
APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILLED OUT ONLINE AT:
Green Mountain High School
13175 W. Green Mountain Dr.
Lakewood, CO 80228