Apply to be an AmeriCorps volunteer (many solid waste and recycling office positions avialable)

A publication of the 2019-2020 Confluence AmeriCorps positions was just announced! 

Included in the list of positions are several partners to the Master Recycler Program and great ways to get a start in the field:

City of Gresham, Solid Waste - Community Outreach Specialist
Clackamas County, Resource Conservation - Waste Reduction Specialist
Trash For Peace - Sustainability Education Coordinator
Washington County, Solid Waste and Recycling - Community Outreach Specialist

 Check out ( to see a complete listing of all 22 of our upcoming AmeriCorps positions. 

 Confluence AmeriCorps Members serve full time from September 11, 2019 through July 31, 2020. Our positions are "federally-stipended" and offer the following benefits:

  • $13,992 living allowance paid over the 11-month term of service (approx. $1,245 monthly, before taxes).

  • $6,095 education award (qualified student loans and/or education expenses)

  • Loan Forbearance

  • Health Care Insurance

  • Child Care Reimbursement

  • $100 Training Fund

  • Professional Leadership Certificate, Trainings and Networking opportunities.

  • May be eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).


You will find step-by-step instructions at the bottom of each Position Description but if you still have any questions don't hesitate to reach out.