Rocky Mountain Youth Corps (RMYC) is a nonprofit youth development organization serving New Mexico. We inspire young adults to make a positive difference in themselves and their communities. Through training and service, Corpsmembers discover their potential for healthy, productive lives.
Position Title: Conservation Program Coordinator
Organizational Unit: Upper Rio Grande Region
Work Location: Taos, New Mexico, with travel throughout the state as assigned
Classification: Full-time, Exempt, 11 months per year (February to December)
Schedule: Mon-Fri, with additional time as required by program needs, including occasional weekends/overnights
Salary Range: $28,000 to $36,000 annual salary, depending on experience
Benefits: All benefits as described in RMYC Staff Manual
Position Summary: The Conservation Program Coordinator provides logistical, technical, and administrative support to multiple crews of young adults, ages 17-25, completing conservation projects during the spring, summer, and fall field seasons. Key areas of support include project coordination, technical skills training, risk management, and personnel management.
Supervision Exercised: Exercises supervision over Crew Supervisors, Assistant Crew Supervisors, and Crew Members.
Supervision Received: Receives general supervision from the Upper Rio Grande Conservation Program Manager.
Application Instructions: To apply, please submit a résumé and cover letter, as a single document, detailing your qualifications for the position.
Application Deadline: Position will remain open until filled; for full consideration, please apply by 5:00 PM (MDT) on 7/24/2018.
Technical Skills Training:
In performing the essential functions of this position, the Conservation Program Coordinator will be required to:
Reasonable accommodations may be made for qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The Conservation Program Coordinator must be available to travel as needed to remote project locations throughout New Mexico and be prepared to camp overnight or occasionally for multiple nights, both near vehicles and in backcountry settings. In the case of disaster response deployments, the Conservation Program Coordinator may be required to remain on site (including out-of-state locations) for extended periods of time, typically up to 30 days.
Rocky Mountain Youth Corps is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, color, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation or disability. All RMYC positions dependent upon availability of funding.