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.
We are currently hiring leadership positions for the 2019 field season. Click "Apply here" in the tables below for a complete job description and a link to our application.
Youth Leadership • Four Corners & Los Valles Regions
|Youth Crew Leader Positions||Location||Date||Application|
|Youth Crew Leader||Four Corners • Durango, CO||May 6 - August 9, 2019||Apply Here|
Adult Leadership • Four Corners & Los Valles Regions
|Adult Crew Leader Positions||Location||Date||Application|
|Four Corners • Strike Team Crew Leader (Trails)||Durango, CO||April 1 – August 16, 2019||Apply Here|
|Los Valles • Adult Crew Leader||Salida, CO||Spring – November 2019||Apply Here|
|Los Valles • Adult Crew Leader Development Program||Salida, CO||Spring – November 2019||Apply Here|
|Four Corners • Adult Crew Leader||Durango, CO||April 1 – Late November 2019||Apply Here|
|Four Corners • Adult Crew Leader Development Program||Durango, CO||April 1 - Late November 2019||Apply Here|
Leadership Opportunities • Ancestral Lands
Ancestral Lands is currently hiring qualified applicants for Crew Leader, Assistant Crew Leader and the Crew Leader Development Program! Click the 'Apply Here' links for complete Position Descriptions.