Employment at Bird Conservancy of the Rockies

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies conserves birds and their habitats through science, education and land stewardship. Our organization employs people who are passionate about our mission and vision. Whether you are a scientist, an administrator or an educator, at Bird Conservancy, you help connect people, birds and land.

Staff are based in our offices in Brighton or Fort Collins, Colorado, or western Nebraska, or they work remotely from partners’ offices or seasonal housing throughout the Rocky Mountains, Great Plains and northern Mexico. Bird Conservancy of the Rockies offers competitive wages and benefits, including medical, dental, vision, paid time off and a retirement plan.  Follow the directions provided in the job announcements below to apply for open positions.

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies is an equal opportunity employer.

Current job openings:

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Summer Camp Instructor, Male

The Bird Conservancy of the Rockies is hiring a full time, seasonal camp instructor position for both our overnight and day camp programs based in Allenspark and Brighton, Colorado. This position runs from May 28- August 13, 2019. Please see the detailed description below for more information and application instructions.

Summer Camp Instructor

Integrated Monitoring in Bird Conservation Regions (IMBCR)
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies is hiring for several positions in association with the Integrated Monitoring in Bird Conservation Regions program. Duties, locations and terms vary by position. See detailed descriptions below for more information and application instructions.

Avian Field Technician (Northern Plains)
Avian Field Technician (Utah & Arizona)
Avian Field Technician (Wyoming & Idaho)

Mexican Spotted Owl Monitoring Project
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies is hiring for several positions in association with the Mexican Spotted Owl Monitoring project in Arizona and New Mexico.  Duties, responsibilities and terms vary by position. See detailed descriptions below for more information and application instructions.

Mexican Spotted Owl Crew Leader 1
Mexican Spotted Owl Crew Leader 2
Mexican Spotted Owl Field Technician
Mexican Spotted Owl Field Intern

Board of Directors
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies is looking for talented, energetic candidates to join its Board of Directors. Volunteers should have a commitment to and interest in conservation. Though headquartered in Brighton, Colorado, our reach includes the western United States and Mexico, so candidates within and outside the Front Range of Colorado are eligible. The Board meets quarterly, typically in the Denver-metro area. Remote participation is possible, although some personal attendance during the year is necessary for engagement and immersion in the mission.  Click here to download a complete Board of Directors role description.

Summer Camp Nurse 

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies is looking to hire a  nurse for our overnight camps held in Allenspark, Colorado. See detailed description for more information and application instructions below.

Summer Camp Nurse Description

Science Director

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies is looking to fill the position of Science Director to lead our Science Team of 20+ year round employees along with seasonal field staff.  This position’s home base is in our Fort Collins, CO office and reports to our Chief Conservation Officer.   See detailed description below for more information and application instructions.

Science Director