Right Track YJ1 provides paid summer work experience in parks, libraries, and nonprofits. 

YJ1 offers a variety of jobs for youth in recreation and community centers, pools, libraries, gardening, construction, video production and much more. Right Track YJ1 jobs may be with organizations like Saint Paul Parks & Recreation, the Science Museum of MN, YWCA, Arts-Us, Conservation Corps, Urban Roots, and more. 

Youth Application Hiring Timeline

Right Track encourages participation by persons with disabilities.  If you need an accommodation to fully participate in the Right Track program, contact Right Track staff directly at RightTrack@ci.stpaul.mn.us


What to Expect

  • A 6-9 week paid internship experience
  • 15 hours of work per week
  • Required to attend a 2 hours of paid training with other YJ1 youth
  • Paid training opportunities throughout the summer experience 


For eligibility information, please visit our eligibility page.

Right Track Partners

These organizations provided past Right Track jobs. List of partners found here.


YJ1 Employer Logos


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Contact Right Track at (651) 266-6363 or RightTrack@ci.stpaul.mn.us

Last Edited: January 27, 2022