COVID-19 Update: Dear Applicants and Potential Participants,
Our crews and individual placements have always been the foundation and driving force of this organization. The safety of our participants has always been our utmost priority. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 situation, we have activated an Incident Response Team and are working around the clock to monitor and manage the effects of the outbreak. Conservation Legacy and its programs are strictly following guidelines provided by the Center for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO) and local public health agencies. If you have questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to your program or recruitment staff.
We urge everyone to follow CDC and WHO protocols to limit the spread of the virus. We hope that you and your families are well.
Conservation Legacy and Program Staff
Southwest Conservation Corps’ Crew Leaders perform many roles and are the key to our program’s success. The position is multi-faceted and demanding, but with opportunity for enormous rewards. Successful candidates will demonstrate resourcefulness, effective communication skills, excellent judgement, maturity, initiative, professionalism, and the desire to devote themselves to a crew experience where the needs of others are placed above oneself. The Crew Leader position requires, mentorship, patience, technical aptitude, focus on efficiency, and a high level of comfort in the outdoors. Crew Leaders are ultimately responsible for successes and short-comings of the crew.
AmeriCorps Crew Leader Development Program
Based in Durango, Salida and with the Ancestral Lands program, the Crew Leader Development Program engages members with some previous experience to complete a variety of conservation projects while also receiving training and certifications to help prepare them for leadership roles with SCC or other conservation corps.
Youth Leadership • Four Corners & Los Valles Regions
|Youth Crew Leader Positions||Location||Date||Application|
|All youth leadership positions are full for 2020. Please check back in December for 2021 positions.|
Adult Leadership • Four Corners & Los Valles Regions
Adult Crew Leader Positions
|All leadership positions for 2020 have been filled. Please check back in late 2020 for 2021 opportunities|
Leadership Opportunities • Ancestral Lands
Ancestral Lands will soon be hiring qualified applicants for Crew Leader, Assistant Crew Leader and the Crew Leader Development Program! Click the "Apply Here'' links for complete Position Descriptions.
|Albuquerque • Crew Leader Development Program • Crew Leader||Albuquerque, NM||Apr 13 - Nov 2020||Apply Here!|
|Albuquerque • Crew Leader Development Program • Leadership Member||Albuquerque, NM||Apr 13 - Nov 2020||Apply Here!|
|Zuni • Crew Leader Development Program • Crew Leader||Zuni, NM||Mar 13 - late Sep||Apply Here!|
|Zuni • Crew Leader Development Program • Leadership Member||Zuni, NM||Mar 13 - late Sep||Apply Here!|
|Zuni • Alumni Crew Leader||Zuni, NM||Mar 13 - late Sep||Apply Here!|
|Zuni • Alumni Leadership Member||Zuni, NM||Mar 13 - late Sep||Apply Here!|
Veterans Leadership • Four Corners & Los Valles Regions
|Veterans Fire Corps Leader Positions||Location||Dates||Application|
|All positions are full at this time. Check back in November for 2021 opportunities.|