Job Announcements for Early March

Electro Fishing, Division of Wildlife, Colorado Division of Wildlife, 9/11/2005

Electro Fishing, Division of Wildlife, Colorado Division of Wildlife, 9/11/2005

Colorado Canyons Association (CCA) is seeking applicants for the position of full-time Education Specialist. CCA fosters community stewardship of our National Conservation Lands with a focus on Dominguez-Escalante, Gunnison Gorge and McInnis Canyons National Conservation Areas (NCAs) in western Colorado. The Specialist is responsible for curriculum development, land-based education program implementation and general program support for CCA. Deadline to apply is MARCH 3rd. Details here

The Tamarisk Coalition is hiring a Restoration Ecologist. This position is based in their Grand Junction, CO office, and is intended for a person with expertise and experience in riverside habitat restoration, ecology, and closely related environmental sciences. A “big picture” perspective on river system health and restoration in the West is necessary. Responsibilities may include vegetation monitoring and coordination, interpreting scientific information to inform Tamarisk Coalition efforts (e.g. restoration design, staff), project management, and providing technical assistance and education to public and private land managers. Deadline to apply is MARCH 6th. Details here

The Little Thompson Watershed Coalition announces a full-time, salaried opening for a Watershed Coordinator reporting to the president of the Board of Directors. The Coordinator works closely with its board of directors to facilitate board meetings, coordinate with government agencies, other watershed coalitions, landowners, homeowner associations, irrigators, farmers, ranchers and water districts, to implement projects, manage detailed compliance files, conduct community outreach, internal/external communications, and coordinate volunteers to further the Coalition’s mission, including identifying and seeking funding sources and other resources. Click on JOB ANNOUNCEMENT or go to

The City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks is seeking a 10-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.

Summit County Open Space & Trails has a job opening for an Open Space & Trails Resource Specialist.  The ideal candidate for this full time, year round permanent position will have a Bachelor’s degree and at least 3 years experience in natural resource management, recreation or open space planning.  For a full job description please visit                         

The City of Boulder is accepting applications to a Water Quality Specialist position. Under general direction, implement and support various aspects of water quality monitoring, analysis, and investigations for the Water Quality and Environmental Services Group. Perform water quality monitoring and laboratory support, field equipment maintenance, data management and analysis and field investigations related to surface water, drinking water and wastewater. For duties and responsibilities, required minimum qualifications and to apply, please visit     

South Platte Park (Littleton) is hiring two Part Time Park Interpreter/Birthday Party Hosts.  These positions are ‘occasional’, meaning that employees choose shifts based on availability.   During busy seasons, employees can work several times a month up to 10 hours per week.  Duties primarily include setting up/hosting nature-themed birthday parties, but can also include assignments such as Nature Center coverage, evening programs, booth events and special events. It’s good experience in the field and extra income without a committed schedule.  For more information click here.

City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks is now recruiting for summer field positions with their teen service corps –\ the Junior Ranger Program. Seeking dedicated outdoor educators for a dynamic season of service, learning and mentorship. Review the job postings for Junior Ranger Crew Leader and Junior Ranger Program Assistant. Apply at

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,

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,