Overview

Rocky Mountain Youth Corps is currently hiring for the 2021 season! We are looking to fill leadership positions for the adult conservations corps, and youth programs.

We engage young people in the outdoors, inspiring them to use their strengths and potential to lead healthy, productive lives. We teach responsibility for self, community and environment through teamwork, service and experiential education.

RMYC’s home base is in Steamboat Springs, CO and has crews and internship positions that operate all over Colorado, Wyoming, and parts of Utah. Get ready to live and work amidst sub-alpine forests, high desert, snowy peaks, rocky canyons, lush valleys and more!

Leadership positions available:
-Field Coordinators
-​Conservation Corps Crew Leaders and Assistant Crew Leaders for trail crews, fire crew, and chainsaw crew
-Youth Crew Leaders and Assistant Crew Leaders

For more information, and to fill out an application, please check out our website at https://www.rockymountainyouthcorps.org/

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

Qualifications:

-Must be at least 21 years old
-Past environmental education, outdoor leadership or conservation experience preferred
-Ability to serve on diverse teams or with a diverse range of people
-Strong organizational skills, ability to work independently but also collectively, self-motivated, confident, flexible, and open-minded
-Clean driving record
-Pre-service background screening required, including FBI background check
-Must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States

About Rocky Mountain Youth Corps

RMYC provides life-changing experiences for over 500 youth each year to develop successful, self-sustaining life skills that lead to productive and responsible community members. Our programs provide a progression of civic engagement, employment and education opportunities that lead to successful careers. A participant can begin this journey at age 11, and continue to gain new skills to age 30. We are one of a small minority of corps across the nation that incorporate an intentional education curriculum specifically designed for each age group we serve, focusing on job readiness, resume building, career development, leadership and life-skills, physical fitness, health care, nutrition, environmental education, and civic and social responsibility.

Application Instructions

Please go to our website https://www.rockymountainyouthcorps.org/ to fill out an application!