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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Wildlife Education Assistant
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies, in partnership with Nebraska Game & Parks Commission (NGPC), has outlined conservation and educational activities that will inform and educate students, teachers, landowners, and resource professionals about the shortgrass prairie and ponderosa pine ecosystems of western Nebraska. We are looking for a Wildlife Education Assistant to help our Wildlife Education Coordinator with the implementation and coordination of educational programs, including classroom presentations, field trips, outreach events, after school programs, citizen science events, and partner events. This position runs from August 5, 2019- May 8, 2020 and is based in Scottsbluff, NE. See the detailed description below for more information and application instructions.
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.
Private Lands Wildlife Biologist (Biologist I – Montana)
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies is hiring a Private Lands Wildlife Biologist to be based in or near Glendive, MT. This position is offered in partnership with the Natural Resources Conservation Service and focuses on delivering wildlife conservation programs on private lands, providing technical resources to landowners and other land managers to more fully incorporate wildlife conservation on their private lands. This is a full-time position with a comprehensive benefits package. Click here to download a detailed job description and application.
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. Click here to download a detailed job description and application instructions.
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.