Right Track youth jobs program now accepting applications for hundreds of positions

SAINT PAUL - The City of Saint Paul will begin accepting applications for the Right Track youth jobs program beginning on February 1. Interested youth can apply online at righttrack.stpaul.gov.

Right Track provides summer jobs (YJ01) and internships (YJ02) for Saint Paul youth who are from a low-income family or have a barrier to employment. Right Track jobs and internships begin on June 20 and run 6 to 9 weeks, depending on the position. Last summer, Right Track provided over 600 paid jobs for Saint Paul youth.

Applications must be submitted online no later than February 28.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE? Saint Paul youth ages 14 – 21 who are from a low-income family or have a barrier to employment.

WHAT ARE THE WAGES? Wages vary by job, but Right Track workers are paid at least $9.50 an hour.

HOW MANY HOURS DO RIGHT TRACK WORKERS WORK? Right Track workers average 15 hours per week depending on the position.

WHEN DO JOBS START? Most jobs will begin June 20 and run 6 to 9 weeks, depending on position.

TO APPLY All applications must be completed and submitted online at righttrack.stpaul.gov.

Visit righttrack.stpaul.gov for more information.

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