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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.

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 Leader Four Corners • Durango, ColoradoJanuary-November, 2019Apply Here!
VFC Crew MemberFour Corners • Durango, ColoradoJanuary-March, 2019Apply 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
FC-FLIP Range Technician InternshipWork with technicians and professionals from the Columbine Ranger District on projects related to range management that center on range, weed, and general ecology of the Columbine.Bayfield, CO5/27/19-8/9/19Apply Now!
FC-FLIP Visitor Information Specialist InternshipAssist with the daily operations of the Dolores Ranger District's Recreation Program.Dolores, CO5/27/19-8/9/19Apply Now!
FC-FLIP Environmental Studies InternshipConnect communities and create resilient landscapes with the San Juan National Forest by assisting with forest product marketing, researching at Chimney Rock, and conducting trail program research. Pagosa Springs, CO5/27/19-8/9/19Apply Now!
FC-FLIP Reforestation InternshipAssist a team of forestry technicians collecting survival and stocking information in several tree plantations, clearcuts, and burned areas.Bayfield, CO5/27/19-8/9/19Apply Now!
FC-FLIP Collaborative Forestry InternshipWork with Mountain Studies Institute and the San Juan Headwaters Forest Health Partnership on collaborative forest management approaches in the San Juan MountainsPagosa Springs, CO5/27/19-8/9/19Apply Now!
FC-FLIP Field Hydrology InternshipLearn about Hydrologic survey techniques, water quality sampling, small-scale restoration work, agency-approved hydrologic monitoring techniques and basic Colorado water rights law all while working in the beautiful terrain of the San Juan National Forest.Durango, CO5/27/19-8/9/19Apply Now!
Ancestral Lands - Fort Laramie Research AssistantWork with the museum division of Fort Laramie National Historic Site to preserve, protect, and archive artifacts. Fort Laramie, WY1/7/2019-6/21-2019Apply 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 now!
Ancestral Lands - National Park Service Community Partnership and Outreach Internship (4 positions)Provide Educational and interpretive services to visitors, develop partnership with local tribal organizations and schools, and engage youth groups in community stewardship projects with the National Park Service. Various throughout New MexicoJanuary - JuneApply now!

Adult Conservation Crews

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

We are not currently hiring for Adult Conservation Crews. Please check back in 2019 for position openings. 

Position TitleLocationStart and End DatesApply 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
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 Veterans Fire Corps- Corpsmember August 20th, 2018- February 2019Gallup, NM • NavajoApply Here
Ancestral Lands Navajo Fall 2018 Conservation Crew MemberAugust 20th - DecemberGallup, NM • NavajoApply Here
Adult Crew MemberSummer 2018Acoma Pueblo, NM• AcomaApply 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

High School Conservation Crews and Interns

No open positions at this time. Please check back in early 2019 for Summer Opportunities! 


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

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 TitleLocationDatesMore Info
AIM Crew Leaders and MembersMultipleVaryingThis way please