Overview

About the Larimer County Conservation Corps:
The Larimer County Conservation Corps (LCCC) promotes individual development through service
for the benefit of our environment and community. Our programs empower corpsmembers to
develop personal and professional skills, gain environmental awareness and actively engage in the
community, while developing self-sufficiency to help them become productive members of our
community. The LCCC is based in Fort Collins, Colorado and is an accredited corps through the
Colorado Youth Corps Association and The Corps Network.

Position Summary:
The Forestry Corpsmember role is a temporary, seasonal position performing natural resource
projects in Larimer County, Colorado. Corpsmembers are engaged in a combination of hands-on
projects and service-learning activities focused on environmental awareness, community
engagement and personal and professional skill development. Corpsmembers participate in ten
weeks of service within the Larimer County community.

Schedule:
Sawyer Corpsmembers are expected to serve 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday for
approximately 40 hours per week. Corpsmembers must camp with their crew, Monday through
Thursday for up to 8 weeks of the project season.
This schedule may be modified due to weather, logistics, or other unforeseen circumstances.
Duties and Responsibilities:
● Complete various natural resource projects such as fire mitigation, hazard tree removal, and
invasive species removal using chainsaws
● Adhere to safe and proper use of various tools and equipment
● Actively participate in daily safety discussions
● Participate in personal and professional development activities including team building,
service learning, and workshops
Updated 3/8/2021
● Adhere to the Larimer County Conservation Corps policies and procedures
● Be prepared each day with uniform, boots, raingear, water bottles, daypack, lunch, and
snacks
● Report directly to program coordinator, Tayler DeBrosse, (970) 498-6081
[email protected]

Training will include:
● LCCC policies and procedures
● S-212 Wildland Fire Chainsaws certification
● Wilderness First Aid & CPR certification prior to start date
Qualifications:
● Must be between 18 and 25 years old at the start date of the season
● Committed to completing the 10-week summer program in its entirety
● Ability to remain focused, alert, and productive in difficult conditions and perform physical
labor
● Must be dedicated to Larimer County Conservation Corps’ mission
● Team oriented, punctual, and dependable
● Interest in making a difference in the community
● If selected, required to verify identity and eligibility to serve in the United States

Physical Requirements:
Must have:
● Acceptable eyesight, including clear near and far vision, good depth perception
● Adequate hearing to perform essential duties
● Appropriate voice skills to be clearly understood on the telephone and in public contacts
● Fine and gross motor skills and use of arms, hands, an

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About Larimer County Conservation Corps

The Larimer County Conservation Corps (LCCC) promotes individual development through service for the benefit of our environment and community. Our programs empower corpsmembers to develop personal and professional skills, gain environmental awareness and actively engage in the community, while developing self-sufficiency to help them become productive members of our community. The LCCC is based in Fort Collins, Colorado and is an accredited corps through the Colorado Youth Corps Association and The Corps Network.

Application Instructions

Go to our website (https://www.larimer.org/ewd/young-adults/lccc/get-involved) for details and application