Employment at Bird Conservancy of the Rockies

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

Staff members 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.

The Bird Conservancy offers competitive wages and benefits, including medical, dental, vision, paid time off and a retirement plan. Please 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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Private Lands Wildlife Biologist

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies is hiring a Private Lands Wildlife Biologist focusing on delivery of wildlife conservation programs on private lands.  This position is offered in partnership with Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), United State Fish and Wildlife Service-Partners for Fish and Wildlife (USFWS-PFW), Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) through the Private Lands Wildlife Biologist Program (PLWB). This position will be based in southwest CO (Pagosa Springs, Durango, or Cortez considered) and will require regional travel.  Click here to download a complete position description.

Wildlife Education Assistant

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies is hiring a Wildlife Education Assistant to provide conservation and educational activities that aim to inform and educate students, teachers, landowners, and resource professionals about the shortgrass prairie and ponderosa pine ecosystems of western Nebraska. The position is full-time, temporary/seasonal and is based in Minatare, Nebraska.  Some travel required as programs are provided across the Nebraska panhandle. Click here to download a complete position description.