Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers seeks Field Coordinator

April 2, 2013

Applications are due by April 14, 2013 by 5 pm MST.

Position Title:    Field Coordinator
Position Type:    25 to 40 hours per week, seasonal (with potential to apply for the year-round Youth Coordinator position)
Location:    Basalt, Colorado - RFOV offices
Salary:    Hourly rate will be commensturate with experience
Reports To:    RFOV Executive Director

Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers (RFOV) is a non-profit organization with a mission to promote stewardship of our public lands by creating volunteer opportunities for trail work and conservation projects.

The Field Coordinator will report directly to the Executive Director and will serve as a project specialist for RFOV volunteer projects.  The Field Coordinator will be responsible for preparing logistics for and supervising volunteer trail and restoration projects at numerous locations between Aspen and Rifle Colorado.  Local travel, weekends, some night meetings, and some time in the RFOV office in Basalt will be required.  Position starts in late April and runs through early October.  Depending on interests, qualifications, and performance, a candidate may have the potential to receive extra consideration for the full-time, year-round Youth Coordinator position if applying when this position opens in the late summer.

Position Duties:

Desired Qualifications:

Other desirable qualifications include:

All Applicants Must Have:
Work Schedule
The weekly work schedule will be variable with weekend and occasional evenings required.  Travel with a personal vehicle is required.

Wages and Benefits:
Compensation is commensurate with experience.  Benefits include medical training allowance and eligibility for a performance-based bonus at the end of the season. Travel with a personal vehicle is reimbursed at the federal rate.

Application Deadline:  April 14, 2013 by 5 PM MDT. 

Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from people of all races, ages, sexual orientations, and ethnic and religious backgrounds.

How to Apply:
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to David Hamilton, Executive Director, Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers  via email to or by mail to PO Box 1341, Basalt, CO 81621. For additional information about RFOV, please visit our website at
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