Job Announcements for Late February

Chad Rudow Sampling at Meridith Site, River Watch Program

Chad Rudow Sampling at Meridith Site, River Watch Program

The City of Louisville Open Space Program has an opening for a Ranger Naturalist. This is a full-time, permanent position with benefits. Applications are due by Sunday, February 19th, 2017. Details can be found at the following website:

The Chama Peak Land Alliance is seeking a full-time Executive Director who will guide administrative, financial, and programmatic actions of the organization. The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and is responsible for the organization's consistent achievement of its mission, financial objectives, and strategic goals. TheChama Peak Land Alliance is a diverse group of conservation minded landowners committed to embracing and practicing responsible land, water and wildlife stewardship in southern Colorado and northern New Mexico for the benefit of our tri-cultural heritage and for generations to come. This is a unique opportunity for a highly qualified candidate to become a critical part of a successful private lands based organization that is well known and respected throughout the region and the West. Submit cover letter, resume, and three references by February 22, 2017. For more information visit   

AloTerra Restoration Services, LLC (AloTerra) is seeking Restoration Crew Members to provide ecological restoration services for a wide range of projects (i.e., river and riparian restoration, wetland mitigation, upland restoration, erosion control, etc.) for a diverse range of Federal, State, and local clients throughout Colorado. Our professional restoration crew offers a great experience to apply your natural resources skills in a way that restores landscapes in the Rocky Mountains, and also an opportunity to develop advanced restoration skills through a great variety of projects. This job requires daily physical labor, including seeding, installing container stock, harvesting and installing willow cuttings, moving and placing rock, building site protection fences, and more. Application deadline is March 1, 2017.  They are accepting applications until positions are filled. Link to full position description. Please send a cover letter, resume, and three references (all as a single pdf or word doc) via email to:  John Giordanengo,  No phone calls please.

Larimer County has a job opening for a Ranger II position. This person plays a key role in providing customer service and natural resource management services to the citizens of Larimer County. This position performs as a peace officer; enforces Colorado Revised Statutes and park rules and regulations; contacts violators and issues warning or citation; conducts investigations and arrests; performs a variety of professional work in providing ranger services to the public, including ranger natural resource management and interpretation, ranger and volunteer operations, enforcement of park regulations, supervision of Ranger I employees, seasonal, and assigned staff and minor maintenance tasks. This position will be based at Carter Lake Reservoir. For more information go to,

Cal-Wood is seeking Field Instructor position. Instructors are responsible for providing a fun and educational experience for a learning group made up of 10-15 students during each school’s visit to Cal-Wood. Typical programs are three-day / two-night programs with 4th – 6th graders. Their field instructors enjoy working in our 1,200-acre outdoor classroom with a team of other motivated individuals passionate about the outdoors, natural science, and education. For more information and details about how to apply visit,

The City of Aurora Naturalist program is seeking a Seasonal Naturalist to assist with nature center staffing, program planning and presentation, and event staffing for their busy programming season (March – October). This position is a temporary, part time and seasonal position that is supervised by full time naturalist staff. For more information and details about how to apply visit,

Jefferson County Open Space has an open Planning & Projects Manager Position. The Planning and Projects Manager (PPM) oversees and supports the establishment of, and adherence to, standards, procedures and performance metrics specific to their team. Under limited supervision, the Planning and Projects Manager performs administrative and supervisory work and is responsible for planning including future land acquisitions, GIS and mapping, park and trail planning, design, and construction management. This position is responsible for special projects and budgetary expenditures. For more information or to apply, please visit

South Suburban Parks and Recreation has two openings posted for Seasonal Bicycle Patrol Rangers along the South Platte River in Littleton. This position is bicycle patrol mingled with natural resource management projects. For more information go to,

The City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks is seeking a10-month standard Human Dimensions Crew Leader position who supports the Human Dimensions programs and projects as needed. It requires a diverse range of skills including field crew scheduling and oversight, monitoring and data management, collaborative leadership with workgroup staff, project sponsors, seasonal staff and volunteers, and ability to positively interact with the public. For more information, please go to: and click on Human Dimensions (Crew Leader).

The Boulder County Parks and Open Space seeks Budget/Administrative Division Manager. Boulder County's Parks and Open Space Department (POS) is accepting applications for the role of Budget and Administration Division Manager. The individual in this critical position will act as the department's budgeting expert, providing guidance and insights to the director of POS and division managers. Analyzing present business practices, and strategizing process improvements, are also important job duties of this role. The Budget and Administration Division Manager will also lead an administrative team of six individuals and actively participate as a colleague on the department's senior management team. For More Information click here.