Programs & Services

Job Postings

Current YCC Positions


A list of current YCC projects is here. Contact the contractor directly if you are interested in working for a project, or browse this page.

Harwood Art Center is accepting applications to our paid summer apprenticeships. Apprentices work under the mentorship of professionals to co-create community-engaged public artworks in Albuquerque. Applicants must be 17 – 24 years old and Applications are due by TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2023. Direct questions to Jen at

Ancestral Lands is hiring corps members in Albuquerque, Gallup, Acoma and Zuni. 

Rocky Mountain Youth Corps is recruiting for conservation crew members in Albuquerque and Taos. Corps members will be trained to work on a variety of outdoor projects.  

Job and Career Resources


Saturday, February 11, 11AM to 1pm: YCC staff will be at the Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge for a Conservation Careers Fair.

New Mexico Career Solutions – Fantastic website with oodles of tools for young people. Find out what careers might suit you, look for internships and jobs, search for scholarships and get interactive online help building your resumé and practicing a job interview.

The American Hiking Society  is offering an in-person crew leader training. For select applicants, AHS will provide expenses paid including travel, food, lodging and the full training event sessions in Southern Illinois from May 3-7, 2023.

Check for great outdoor jobs at New Mexico State Parks, New Mexico Forestry Division  and New Mexico Historic Sites or the New Mexico Livestock Board.

Nationwide job listings of conservation and outdoor jobs:
Texas A&M Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences Job Board
Green Jobs Board
Outdoorsy People Network (Instagram)
Occupation Wild (Instagram)