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Open Positions

We're glad you're interested in joining us! 

Please see the tables below for Southwest Conservation Corps opportunities.

See SCC's current leadership opportunities here.

See all of Conservation Legacy's program openings here.

YOUTH OPPORTUNITIES • FOUR CORNERS & LOS VALLES REGIONS

Youth Crew Positions
LocationDatesApplication
Los Valles • Youth Field SupervisorSalida, COFeb -Aug 2020Apply Here!
Los Valles • Youth Crew Leader   Salida, COMar 30 - Aug or Nov 2020 Apply Here!
Los Valles • Youth Crew Leader Development ProgramSalida, COMar 30 - Aug or Nov 2020Apply Here!
Los Valles • Youth Crew MemberSalida, COTBDComing Soon!
Four Corners • Youth Crew LeaderDurango, COMar 30 - Aug or Nov 2020Apply Here!
Four Corners • Youth Crew Leader Development Program (AmeriCorps)Durango, COMar 30 - Aug or Nov 2020Apply Here!
Four Corners • Youth Field SupervisorDurango, COFeb - Aug 2020Apply Here!
Four Corners • Youth Crew Member Durango, COTBDComing Soon!

Individual Placements

Please click the 'Apply Here' link in the table below to learn more about each position and to apply. 'Apply Here'


Position Title Position DescriptionLocationDatesApplication
Ancestral Lands - Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge Biological TechnicianWork with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service at Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge to help support the refuge's Biology Program.Albuquerque, NMMarch 2, 2020 - February 26, 2021Apply Now!
FC-FLIP • Visitor Information Specialist Individual Placement
Join 2020's FLIP cohort working on public lands in the four corners area of Colorado! This position  works with the USDA Forest Service and interacts with the public to disseminate information and provide a great experience to all visitors.Dolores, COMay 25 - Aug 7, 2020Apply Now!
FC-FLIP • Range Technician Individual Placement
Join 2020's FLIP cohort working on public lands in the four corners area of Colorado! This position works with the USDA Forest Service on rangelands in SW Colorado with a focus on noxious weed management and general ecology.Bayfield, COMay 25 - Aug 7, 2020Apply Now!
FC-FLIP • Field Hydrology Individual Placement
Join 2020's FLIP cohort working on public lands in the four corners area of Colorado! Work with the San Juan National Forest's Hydrology Program on a variety of projects ranging from water resources inventories to water quality sampling.Durango, COMay 25 - Aug 7, 2020Apply Now!
BLM • Wild Horse & Burro Program Support Individual Placement
Work with the BLM's Wild Horse and Burro Program to ensure the health of wild horses and burros by coordinating adoption, reviewing and updating health records, and providing information about the program to the public.Canon City, COFeb 3 - Dec 18, 2020Apply Now!
Position Closes 12/11/19
Ancestral Lands • Canyons of the Ancients National Monument Individual Placement
Work with Canyons of the Ancients Visitor Center and Museum staff on projects related to education, curation, and archaeology. Create educational opportunities for local students and visitors, gain valuable experience working with archaeological collections, and join archaeologists during site visits throughout the monument.Dolores, COSpring 2020Apply Here!
Ancestral Lands • Fort Pierre National Grassland Resource Assistant 
Help the Fort Pierre Ranger District with land management of the 116,000 acre Fort Pierre National Grassland. Create a coloring book that highlights ecology and Lakota values while also working on habitat improvement projects for pronghorns, pollinators,and other grassland species.Ft. Pierre, SDFall 2019Apply Here!

Veterans Fire Corps

Please click the 'Apply Here' link in the table below to learn more about each position and to apply.

Position TitleLocationDatesApplication
Los Valles • Veterans Fire Corps-Crew Member   Salida, COSpring 2020Coming Soon!
Los Valles • Veterans Fire Corps Crew Leader Salida, COMar 30 – Oct 30, 2020Apply Here!
Four Corners • Veterans Fire Corps Crew Member
Durango, COMar 16 - Jul 31, 2020Apply Here!
Four Corners • Veterans Fire Corps Crew Leader
Durango, COMar 9 - Nov 20, 2020Apply Here!

Adult Conservation Crews

Please click the 'Apply Here' link in the table below to learn more about each position and to apply.


Position TitleLocationDatesApplication
Four Corners • Crew LeaderDurango, COMar 30 – Mid Nov
Apply Here!
Four Corners • Adult Crew Leader Development ProgramDurango, COMar 30, – Mid Nov Apply Here!
Four Corners • Strike Team Crew Leader (Trails)Durango, COMar 30 – Mid Aug or Mid Oct Apply Here!
Four Corners • Strike Team Crew memberDurango, COMay 25 - Oct 2Apply Here!
Four Corners • Crosscut Saw Crew MemberDurango, COMay 25 - Aug 7Apply Here!
Four Corners • Long Term Conservation Crew MemberDurango, COMay 25 - Nov 2020 Apply Here!
Four Corners • Summer Conservation Crew MemberDurango, COMay 25 - Aug 7, 2020Apply Here!
Los Valles • 14er’s Conservation Crew MemberSalida, COMay 25 - Oct 30, 2020Apply Here!
Los Valles • Great Sand Dunes National Park Crew MemberSalida, COMay 25 - Oct 30, 2020Apply Here!
Los Valles • Women’s Saw Crew MemberSalida, COMay 25 - Oct 30, 2020Apply Here!
Los Valles • Summer Crew MemberSalida, COMay 25 - Aug 7, 2020Apply Here!
Los Valles • Crew LeaderSalida, COMar 30 – Mid Nov 2020
Apply Here!
Los Valles • Adult Crew Leader Development ProgramSalida, COMar 30 – Mid Nov 2020 Apply Here!

Ancestral Lands

Please click the 'Apply Here' link in the table below to learn more about each position and to apply.

Position TitleLocationDateApplication
Albuquerque • High School Equivalency Crew MemberAlbuquerque, NMMar 30 - Aug 2020Apply Here!
Zuni • Spring Alumni Crew MemberZuni, NMMar 23 - late SepApply Here!
Diné (Navajo) • Spring Crew Member
Gallup, NMMar 23 - Sep or Dec 2020 Apply Here!

Small Teams: AIM (Assessment, Inventory, and Monitoring) and Strike Teams

To view all AIM and Strike Team positions, please visit the SCC Small Teams page and click each position's "Apply here" for more information.

Position TitleLocationDatesApplication
Four Corners • Multi-Watershed Monitoring Crew Leader
Durango, COMar 16 – late Oct 2020Apply Here!
AIM Crew Leaders and Members
MultipleVaryingClick here for more info
Four Corners • Multi-Watershed Monitoring Crew Member
Durango, COMar 23 – late OctApply Here!