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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
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
USDA Forest Service Trail Crew Individual PlacementWork with the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre, and Gunnison National Forests to complete trail maintenance on non-motorized trails.Montrose, CO6/24/19-8/30/19Apply Here!
Position Closes 6/9/19
Ancestral Lands - Glen Canyon Archaeology TechnicianWork alongside the National Park Service completing cultural resource inventories and field surveys.Glen Canyon National Recreation Area5/27/19-5/22/20Apply 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 Area5/27/19-5/22/20Apply 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
VFC Crew Member Los Valles • Salida, ColoradoAugust 12 to November 5, 2019Apply Here!
VFC Crew LeaderLos Valles • Salida, ColoradoJanuary—November, 2019Apply Here!
VFC Crew LeaderFour Corners • Durango, ColoradoApril 15, 2019— August 9, 2019Apply Here!
VFC Crew MemberFour Corners • Durango, ColoradoAugust 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 TitleLocationStart and End DatesApplication
Women's Crosscut Crew Member- Los VallesSalida, COAugust 19 through early NovemberApply Here!
Los Valles Conservation Crew Member Salida, COAugust 19 through early NovemberApply Here
Four Corners Conservation Crew MemberDurango, CoMay 27th–August 9th, 2019
Apply Here!
Four Corners Long Term Conservation Crew MemberDurango, CoMay 27th–November 22nd, 2019Apply Here!
Four Corners Long Term Saw Crew Conservation Crew MemberDurango, CoMay 27th–November 22nd, 2019Apply Here!

Ancestral Lands

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

Position TitleDateLocation and ProgramApplication
Acoma Hiking Club Crew LeaderStarts May 25, 2019 through summerAcoma Pueblo, NMApply Here
Barrio Youth Corps Crew MemberJune 10-August 9, 2019Albuquerque, NMApply Here
Historic Preservation Field Coordinator (Acoma)March - December 2019Acoma Pueblo, NMApply Here
Ancestral Lands - Fort Laramie Research AssistantJanuary 7, 2019 - June 21, 2019Fort Laramie, WYApply Here
Mescalero Apache VISTANovember 12, 2018 - November 11, 2019Mescalero, NMApply Here
Ancestral Lands - Nebraska National Forest Resource Assistant Intern November 5, 2018- April 26, 2019Ft. Pierre, SDApply Here
Ancestral Lands Navajo Fall 2018 Conservation Crew MemberAugust 20th - DecemberGallup, NM • NavajoApply Here
Hopi Crew LeaderAugust 20th-October or NovemberKykotsmovi, AZ • HopiApply Here
Hopi Saw Crew August 20th-October or November Kykotsmovi, AZ • HopiApply Here
Hopi Conservation Crew August 20th-October or NovemberKykotsmovi, AZ • HopiApply 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 to November 2019Apply Here