Veterans Fire Corps


AmeriCorps Veterans Fire Corps

Corpsmembers must be a military veteran; this position offers training and on-the-job experience for post 9-11 era veterans interested in entering into careers and gaining experience in natural resource management and wildland fire.

Veterans Fire Corps Corpsmember- Durango, Colorado

Age Requirements: 18+
Dates: April- August, September- December

Check back in December 2016 for 2017 position postings.


Veterans Fire/Green Corpsmember-  Salida, Colorado

Age Requirements: 18+
Dates:   Programs start late spring 2017 through early summer and run through the end of October

Positions for 2017 will be posted in early winter so keep checking back to see what cool stuff we have going on for next year! 



Who We Select

SCC seeks applicants who are interested in fully committing to the program, who are willing to overcome any challenges and those who will take advantage of the opportunities, skills and trainings that are offered throughout their term of service. SCC wants those who will benefit from and contribute the most to the program; previous experience is not required for most positions

Contact Us

Contact Teresa (tditore@conservationlegacy.org) or Ryan (rbrink@conservationlegacy.org) or reach them at 970-259-8607 for Durango programs.

Contact Rebecca at rebecca@conservationlegacy.org or 719-539-2438 for Salida and the San Luis Valley programs.

Contact Chako at chako@conservationlegacy.org or 505-870-4810 for  Navajo Nation programs.

Contact Aaron at aaron@conservationlegacy.org or 505-552-4084 for  Acoma, NM programs.

Contact Ryan A. at raguilar@conservationlegacy.org or 505-870-0101 for Zuni, NM Programs.