Come work for Rocky Mountain Youth Corps’ Conservation Corps in Northwest Colorado!

The Field Coordinators’ main responsibilities are training and supervising our conservation crews in a variety of outdoor work, communicating with federal project partners to coordinate projects for their crews, and splitting time between supporting crews in the field and completing various project reporting at the office.

Compensation includes:

-Lodging (wall tent, access to a full kitchen and shower facilities on the RMYC campus)
-Food Allowance ($55/week)
-Cell Phone reimbursement ($40/Month)
-Transportation (RMYC will provide use of a work vehicle and cover all gasoline expenses during the season)
-Potential Training Opportunities: Wildland fire red card, chainsaw certification, and crosscut certification.

Season dates are April 4th-August 20th with a potential opportunity to extend into the fall

Read the full position description here: https://www.rockymountainyouthcorps.org/_files/ugd/c5c869_7fd6d140e76a4471b944b9c1b3d28dc0.pdf

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Conservation, Crew, Development, Instruction and Guiding, Teaching/Education, Trail Supervisor, Trail Supervisor, Crew, and Leaders


-While RMYC is not at this time requiring participants to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, we may require proof of vaccination for employment in the future due to the nature of our partnerships and for the safety of everyone in our program.

-Previous Conservation Corps field leadership experience

-Clean driving record (Driver’s License background check required)

-Must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States

-Must be at least 21 years old

Required Skills:

-Strong background in trail construction/maintenance techniques or chainsaw experience.

-Strong organizational skills, ability to work independently, self-motivated and confident

-Ability to clearly and effectively communicate written and orally

-Appropriate risk management skills

About Rocky Mountain Youth Corps

RMYC engages the strength and potential of youth and young adults to make a difference in themselves and their community through meaningful service opportunities, educational experiences, and employment. RMYC strives to meet the needs of the communities and public lands of northwest Colorado by offering a variety of programs and services for youth ages 11-30 years.

Application Instructions

Please apply through our website at https://www.rockymountainyouthcorps.org/