Crew members will work with four to five of their peers and one crew leader to complete conservation, wildfire mitigation and/or historic preservation projects throughout public lands in Northern Colorado. Projects can include, but are not limited to, trail maintenance, wilderness patrols, trail construction, habitat restoration, historic structure stabilization and restoration, clearing trails of obstruction as wildfire mitigation and basic carpentry.
The Crew Leader position is integral to the Rocky Mountain Conservancy AmeriCorps Conservation Corps. The crew leader helps accomplish the Conservancy’s goals of completing conservation projects, supporting crew member development of skills, working directly with agency partners, and fostering a conservation ethic amongst the crews.
Field Coordinators will provide leadership and support for six crews of approximately 6 youth (18-25 years old) and 2 crews of 10 high school youth (14-17 years old). The Field Coordinator will be responsible for all aspects of planning and implementing the High School Leadership Corps through this summer. This will include project planning, partner coordination, training development, youth education, and on-site supervision.