The Little Thompson Watershed Coalition is seeking a full-time Assistant Watershed Coordinator on the front range of Colorado. Must be a motivated, organized, self-starter and team player with good communications skills to assist with flood recovery and resiliency projects for a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit. The ideal candidate is a positive problem solver who enjoys a challenge and copes well with change. The job primarily consists of assisting with procuring and managing consultants and contractors for restoration work while also ensuring compliance with several federal grant programs, through project implementation and grant close out. Click here for a detailed position description, qualification requirements, and how to apply. This position is open until filled.
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Colorado State University's Warner College of Natural Resources seeks a new resident-instruction/ on-campus tenure-track faculty position to support the department’s teaching, research, and outreach. Workload will be distributed as 50% teaching/advising, 40% research and 10% service/outreach. The Human Dimensions of Natural Resources Department is a social science unit with expertise in a number of disciplines working to address a diversity of conservation issues around the globe. We are seeking an individual who can complement this expertise through new methodologies, topical focus areas and/or disciplinary training. Specifically, the individual will contribute to understanding the adaptive and/or innovative capacity of society to global environmental change. We are seeking an individual with expertise to address this topic via their respective social science training and perspective.
The successful candidate is expected to establish and maintain an ambitious research program that is strong in its potential for application to conservation issues, and integrates contemporary methods and/or topics. In addition, the successful candidate will value a role in preparing students for conservation work and research, including teaching 3-4 classes annually. Click here for the full job description and to apply. Applications are due November 17.
Colorado Cattlemen’s Association and Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust
Fellowships for Future Conservation and Beef Industry Professionals
CCA and CCALT offers (2) post-bachelor fellowships to develop future conservation and beef industry professionals who seek additional qualifications and experiences previous to entering their chosen career path.
The funded fellowships will span a one-year (12 month) time frame focusing on basics of trade association and land trust competencies in Colorado’s ranching and beef production industry. The fellows will serve as support staff across all sectors of each association. The varied experience will deliver broad association management knowledge, coupled with strategic execution of programs and services. Fellows will also experience each organization’s extended networks, and have the opportunity to explore areas of personal interest. Click here for the full description. The fellowships are open until selected.
Land Trust Alliance
The Alliance is a national land conservation organization that works to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America. You can find their listed jobs in Colorado on their website.
High Country News
High Country News is a bi-weekly newspaper that reports on the West's natural resources, public lands, and changing communities. Click here to access their online classifieds.
Boulder County Parks & Open Space
Available positions with Boulder County Parks and Opens Space can be found by clicking here and putting in key words "Parks and Open Space."
Center for Collaborative Conservation
The CCC bridges the activities and interests of Colorado State University with people who do collaborative conservation in communities and local landscapes across Colorado, the American West and around the world. Click here for job listings for collaborative conservation and natural resource careers and internships.
City of Boulder Open Space & Mountain Parks
City of Boulder OSMP is a CCLT member and often has employment listed related to conservation on their website that may or may note be listed on our website. To view any open position descriptions or apply you can click here.
The Colorado State Forest Service
CSFS is a service and outreach agency of the Warner College of Natural Resources (WCNR) at Colorado State University, with 16 districts and three field offices throughout Colorado. Click here for current employment openings.
Jefferson County Open Space
JeffCo is a CCLT member and they often have employment opportunities related to the conservation and environmental fields. To view their current job listings, click here and sort results by "Department" to search for listings in "Parks."
Ken-Caryl Ranch Open Space
Ken-Caryl Ranch often has job opportunities related to conservation and the environment. To view available employment opportunities with Ken-Caryl Ranch Open Space, click here.
Larimer County Department of Natural Resources
Larimer County DNR is a CCLT member and often has employment opportunities related to the conservation field listed on their website. Click here to view current employment opportunities and sort results by "Department."
Mile High Youth Corps
Mile High Youth Corps engages youth in training programs that help the planet and provide pathways to a promising future. Corps members plant trees and build parks, construct green buildings, install energy efficiency measures and high efficiency toilets in low income homes and community organizations, and so much more. Click here to access available job descriptions.
Pitkin County Open Space & Trails
Pitkin County Open Space & Trails is a CCLT member, and they often have positions posted related to the conservation and environmental fields. Click here for current job openings with Pitkin County OST.