Plus 1

A Summer Project of the Greensboro Youth Employment & Mentoring (GYEM) Initiative

Plus 1 is a joint effort between United Way of Greater Greensboro and the City of Greensboro that seeks to connect local youth, ages 16 – 24 to summer employment.

Summer 2019 Job Opportunities for Youth (ages 16 – 24)

Ben & Jerry’s @ The Friendly Center
Customer Service Specialist: assist customers, prepare food, decorate cakes, and assist in store operations, 20 hours per week, $8.00 per hour
To apply:
Email resume and cover letter to include Plus 1 in Subject Line

Carolina Services of the Triad
General Janitorial – 30 positions available, $9.50 per hour, 40 hours per week
To apply: please email and include Plus 1 in the subject line or call 336-996-9883 to be scheduled for an interview

Dog Days Greensboro
Dog Handler, multiple positions available, 20-30 hours per week, $8 per hour
Apply: Email Kathy Sterling at

AAA Carolinas/FINS Car Wash
Car Wash Team Member, 20+ hours per week, $11 per hour, car wash opening soon!
Apply: Email Brett Parker at; put “Plus 1” in subject line


The following positions are no longer available.

United Way of Greater Greensboro- FILLED
Program Support Associate, 24 hours per week, $8 per hour
Apply: Email cover letter and resume to Traci McLemore with “Plus One” in the subject line

Big Brothers Big Sisters – FILLED
Program Assistant, 20 hours per week, $8 per hour
Apply: Email Wendy River at; include your resume and cover letter by 5/19/2019

Greensboro Parks & Recreation- FILLED
Multiple positions available, hourly wage and hours vary by position
Aquatics – Lifeguards
Aquatics – Cashier
Playground Counselor
Summer Camp Counselors
Apply: Click the links and complete the online application.

Goodwill Industries of Central NC- CLOSED
Customer Services Associate – Donations, Merchandiser (two positions), 28 hours/week
Apply: Online here; Once signed into “Snag” account ; On the Profile page indicate “Plus 1 CSA” for the position in which you are applying

Pool Professionals- FILLED
Lifeguard/ Pool Attendant – Multiple positions available, 10-40 hours depending on location and position
Apply: Online; Please select Greensboro as your closest location here

Ice Age Management McDonald’s – FILLED
Crew Member – provide hospitality to our customers and community by serving in the production or service areas of the restaurant, 20+ hours per week, $8.25 per hour
Apply: Email and include with “Plus One” in the Subject Line

Nehemiah Community Empowerment Center – CLOSED
Licensed Bus Driver – GCS school bus. At least 3 years experience, CDL License. Clean driving record and background check.

Apply: Email Randi Francis at; include your resume and cover letter; include “Plus 1 summer employment – Summer camp” in the subject line by 6/7/2019

725 Print Lab – CLOSED
Press Assistant (job description here): 20-30 hours, $8.00 per hour
Eligible applicants must be 18-24 years old
Email resume and work experience to and indicate “Plus 1” in the Subject Line by June 7


Employer Requirements

United Way of Greater Greensboro and the City of Greensboro are partnering to promote Plus 1, a summer youth employment campaign.

To submit your Plus 1 position, please complete this form so youth can begin applying.

As you know, many young people are currently searching for summer employment and we want these eager youth to work for you!

If you are interested, please note the following job requirements:

Minimum wage: $8.00+ per hour
Work hours: 20+ hours per week
Duration: 7-8 weeks