COVID-19 Update: Dear Applicants and Potential Participants,
Our crews and individual placements have always been the foundation and driving force of this organization. The safety of our participants has always been our utmost priority. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 situation, we have activated an Incident Response Team and are working around the clock to monitor and manage the effects of the outbreak. Conservation Legacy and its programs are strictly following guidelines provided by the Center for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO) and local public health agencies. If you have questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to your program staff!
We urge everyone to follow CDC and WHO protocols to limit the spread of the virus. We hope that you and your families are well.
Conservation Legacy and Program Staff
Please see the table below for open positions for Native American individuals with Arizona Conservation Corps. Click the 'Apply Here' link for more information and instructions to apply. If there are no open positions for a particular program or position, please check back soon!
|Indigenous Interpretation & Visitor Services Internship (1 position)||Grand Canyon National Park is seeking one individual to assist with providing interpretation and orientation from an indigenous perspective for a diverse public audience. The selected intern will assist in planning and development of the Desert View Tribal Cultural Heritage Center, assist with public demonstrations and cultural presentations, public events; research & document information to be used for the development of museum exhibits and interpretive materials related to tribes traditionally associated with the Grand Canyon, coordinate with local tribes & outside agencies, and work at the Desert View Visitor Center desks to provide information to visitors.||Grand Canyon, AZ||April 26, 2021 – Sept. 24, 2021 (anticipated)||Apply Here!|
|Cultural Interpretation Internship - NPS Southeast Arizona Group Parks (1 position)||The Southeast Arizona Group (SEAZ) of the National Park Service is providing an opportunity for one intern to gain hands-on experience supporting interpretive programs and resource projects at parks across Southeast Arizona through development of interpretive programs and media that will serve future generations of park visitors. The intern will contribute to the conservation of natural and cultural resources of the SEAZ sites and enhance public enjoyment and understanding.||Willcox, AZ||June 14, 2021 – Dec. 10, 2021 (anticipated)||Apply Here!|
Current Individual Placement Openings
Please see the table below for open positions with Arizona Conservation Corps. Click the 'Apply Here' link for more information and instructions to apply. If there are no open positions for a particular program or position, please check back soon!
|Outreach Coordinator Intern (1 position)||The Public Lands Interpretive Association (PLIA) is providing an opportunity for one qualified individual to serve as an Outreach Coordinator Intern. The intern will help create and expand partnerships in the cities of Williams, Flagstaff, and Winslow, the Navajo Nation, the Hualapai Indian Reservation, and other nearby communities. The intern will also help plan stewardship events that focus on trash clean-ups and restoration projects at priority sites around the forest. In addition, the intern will assist with virtual programs to reach visitors before they arrive on-site.||Flagstaff, AZ||May 10, 2021- Nov 5, 2021||Apply Here!|
|USFS COVID Response Crew (1 crew leader and 2 crew member positions available)||The USFS COVID Response Crew will help support recreation mitigation projects directly related to the impacts of high use due to the COVID-19 pandemic, performing activities such as cleaning up and restoring of campground infrastructure, performing basic maintenance and rehabilitation of trails including new social trails, and other recreation infrastructure projects and activities that are directly impacted from the high visitation use due to the COVID-19 global pandemic.1 crew leader and 2 crew member positions available.||Flagstaff, AZ||May 17 – August 6, 2021||Apply Here!|
|Botany Assistant (1 position)||The Tonto National Forest is seeking one temporary, full-time Botany Assistant. This position will support a botany crew and participate in surveys for rare and invasive plant species on the Tonto National Forest. This work will support the Four Forest Restoration Initiative (4FRI) on the Tonto National Forest by documenting invasive species and any vulnerable plant species where treatments are planned (fuels reduction, mechanical thinning, prescribed fire). This information will assist the forest with establishing treatment and monitoring priorities, and implement any necessary mitigation measures for vulnerable plant populations.||Phoenix, AZ||May/June, 2021- August, 2021||Apply Here!|
Individual Placements Recruiter Contacts
Marissa Strong, Individual Placements Program Director
Preston Sands, Individual Placements Program Support Coordinator
Dave Bennett, Individual Placements Program Support Coordinator