Teenagers are always looking for a way to get into the work force with a real job and there is a government agency that is hiring and looking for specifically for teens. If your teenager is interested, applications are being accepted now. 

Teens can earn $12 per hour this summer picking up litter with the Ecology Youth Corps in the Mid-Columbia and the EYC is looking for teens 14-17 years of age.

The crews will be based in Richland, Pasco, Othello and Sunnyside.

EYC starts hiring for cleanup work starting either July 1 to July 23 or July 24 to Aug. 15. depending on where the crew is based.

If your teen is on the hunt, apply with the EYC!

Kids can work up to 32 hours a week and often for four weeks at a time.

You can check out more details and get applications here