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Southwest Conservation Corps

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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.

Individual Placements

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


Position Title Position DescriptionLocationDatesApplication
USDA Forest Service Saw & Trail Crew Individual PlacementDo you have your S-212 chainsaw certification? Help the GMUG National Forest complete needed trail maintenance this summer and fall. Housing and per-diem included.Montrose, CO7/29/19-9/13/19Apply Here!
Great Sand Dunes National Park Conservation Individual PlacementWork with the branch of Facility Management withing Great Sand Dunes National Park to enable visitors to experience national parks in a safe and accessible environment.Great Sand Dunes National Park, CO7/29/19-3/13/20Apply Here!
BLM Wild Horse and Burro Program Support Individual PlacementWork with the BLM to ensure healthy populations of wild horses and burros on public range lands.Canon City, CO7/8/19-5/22/20Apply Here
Position Closes 6/16/19
BLM Curation & Archaeology Individual PlacementWork with the Heritage Program at the Bureau of Land Management New Mexico State Office.Santa Fe, NM7/22/19-1/17/20Apply Here
Position Closes 6/30/19
Ancestral Lands - Glen Canyon Archaeology TechnicianWork alongside the National Park Service completing cultural resource inventories and field surveys.Glen Canyon National Recreation Area7/22/19-7/17/20Apply Here

Ancestral Lands - Glen Canyon Interpretation TechnicianWork alongside the National Park Service to provide guest services to visitors that preserve unimpaired the natural and cultural resources of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations.Glen Canyon National Recreation Area7/22/19-7/17/20Apply Here

Forest Service Volunteer Coordinator Resource AssistantCreate a sustainable volunteer program through outreach and coordination on the Carson National Forest.Taos, NM7/15/19-6/26/20Apply Here

Forest Service Youth Engagement Liaison Resource AssistantSupport youth engagement opportunities on the Carson National Forest by serving as the liaison between the forest and youth corps crews.Taos, NM7/15/19-12/27/19Apply 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, SD3/4/19-8/23/19Apply Here

Veterans Fire Corps

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

Position TitleLocationDateApplication
Los Valles • VFC Crew Member Salida, COAugust 12 - November 5, 2019Apply Here
Los Valles • VFC Crew LeaderSalida, COJanuary - November, 2019Apply Here
Four Corners • VFC Crew LeaderDurango, COApril 15 - August 9, 2019Apply Here
Four Corners • VFC Crew MemberDurango, COAugust 12 - November 22, 2019Apply Here

Adult Conservation Crews

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

Position TitleLocationDateApplication
Los Valles • Strike Team Crew MemberSalida, COAugust 19 - Early November 2019Apply Here
Los Valles • Women's Crosscut Crew MemberSalida, COAugust 19 - November 2019Apply Here
Los Valles • Adult Crew MemberSalida, COAugust 19 - November 2019Apply Here
Four Corners • Trail Crew MemberDurango, CoAugust 26 - November 8, 2019
Apply Here
Four Corners • Chainsaw Crew MemberDurango, CoAugust - November 22, 2019Apply Here
Four Corners • Dolores River Restoration Crew MemberDurango, CoAugust 26 - November 22, 2019Apply Here

Ancestral Lands

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

Position TitleLocationDate
Application
Albuquerque • Spring Alumni Crew MemberAlbuquerque, NMJuly - November 29, 2019Apply Here
Urban Native Conservation Corps • Fall Crew MemberAlbuquerque, NMAugust 19 - November 29, 2019Apply Here
Acoma • Fall Crew LeaderAcoma Pueblo, NMAugust 12 - November 29, 2019Apply Here
Acoma • Fall Crew MemberAcoma Pueblo, NMAugust 20 - November 29, 2019Apply Here
Navajo • Fall Crew LeaderGallup, NM
August 12 - December 18, 2019Apply Here
Navajo • Fall Assistant Crew LeaderGallup, NMAugust 12 - December 18, 2019Apply Here
Navajo • Fall Crew MemberGallup, NMAugust 19 - December 18, 2019Apply Here
Glen Canyon • Archaeology TechnicianGlen Canyon National Recreation AreaMay 13, 2019 - May 8th, 2020Apply Here
Glen Canyon • Interpretation Technician Glen Canyon National Recreation AreaMay 13, 2019 - May 8, 2020Apply Here
Glen Canyon • Biological Science TechnicianGlen Canyon National Recreation AreaMay 13, 2019 - May 8, 2020Apply Here
Zuni • Spring Alumni Crew MemberZuni, NMApril - November, 2019Apply Here

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

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

Position TitleLocationDatesApplication
AIM Crew Leaders and MembersMultipleVaryingClick here for more info
DRRP Strike Team Crew MemberDurango, COAugust - November 2019Apply Here