Ecology Youth Corps

Now hiring!

For over 40 years, the Ecology Youth Corps (EYC) has hired Washington teens and adults to pick up litter on the state's roads and highways. EYC provides valuable training, job skills, experience in environmental cleanup, and environmental field trips. Learn more about this program, including how to apply for one of our 300 annual positions.


Click on a region for hiring information in your area

State map showing Ecology's four regions with links to Ecology Youth Corps contact informationlink to Eastern Regional contact information Central Regional Office EYC contact info Northwest Regional Office EYC contact info Southwest Regional office contact info

EYC position descriptions

Per Governor Inslee’s Proclamation 21-14.2, Washington State employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Successful candidates must provide proof of vaccination, before their start date. We will consider requests for medical and religious exemptions. For questions about the vaccine requirement, email careers@ecy.wa.gov. Please direct all other questions to the regional coordinators listed below.


Southwest region


Northwest region


Central region


Eastern region