Boulder County Parks and Open Space (BCPOS) department is seeking to hire 15 Youth Corps Team Leader (TL) positions. Team Leader is a temporary, supervisory level classification with the Boulder County Youth Corps summer program. Team Leaders supervise a team of up to 10 adolescents aged 14-17 at a variety of work sites for eight weeks and mentor the development of personal accomplishment, teamwork, and community service with their team members.

This is a hourly, non-benefited position with an anticipated end date of August, 2023. This position will work Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm during training. The schedule during the season varies, but generally the schedule is Monday – Thursday 7:30am – 5:00pm, and Friday 9:00am – 11:00am. This position will work either out of Boulder or Longmont, Colorado. Under Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) guidelines, this position is non-exempt (eligible for overtime).

Tagged as: Conservation, Crew, Development, Full Time, Teaching/Education, Trail Supervisor, Trail Supervisor, Crew, and Leaders


Boulder County is looking for well qualified candidates to fill our positions. Any combination of relevant education and experience is encouraged. In this position, we are looking for a minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent AND two years of college coursework and/or field experience, including at least one full summer of experience supervising or teaching a comparable size group of middle and/or high school aged youth.

Required Skills:


Basic knowledge of adolescent behavior and group dynamics.
Skill in group facilitation and developing rapport with adolescents.
Ability to lead a team and supervise adolescents in achieving site-specific job objectives.
Strong commitment to cultural responsiveness and inclusion.

Preferred Skills:


Parks, open space, trails, or landscaping experience

About Boulder County Parks and Open Space

Parks & Open Space Vision

Leading the way to exceptional open space.

Parks & Open Space Mission

To conserve natural, cultural, and agricultural resources and provide public uses that reflect sound resource management and community values.

Application Instructions

To apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/boulder/jobs/3968646/youth-corps-team-leader?page=5&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs