Four Teens needed for Lake Meredith Work Program

Job oppurtunities are available for teens through a work program at Lake Meredith National Recreation Area.

Fritch, Texas - Lake Meredith National Recreation Area will conduct a summer youth work program under the authority of the Youth Conservation Corps through the National Park Service.

Lake Meredith plans to hire four teens between the ages of 15-18 for an eight-week program that will run from June 2-July 26, 2014. National Park Service maintenance personnel will supervise the work crew and manage the program.

Those hired for the job will work on roadside maintenance and removal of brush and debris, cleaning and rehabilitation of front and back country campsites, trail maintenance, rehabilitation and painting of picnic shelters and other park facilities, and clerical and other support positions.

If you are interested in applying, applications may be picked up March 3rd - 14th at the Lake Meredith National Recreation Area headquarters in Fritch, next to the Pantex Credit Union building.

Park headquarters is open from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday-Friday. A resume may also be submitted with the application, and applications must be completed and returned by close of business March 14, 2014.

For more information, contact Chief of Maintenance Jimmy Muncy at park headquarters: 806-857-3151.