Field Leaders: Current Openings

SCA Field Leaders at work, leading, motivating and inspiring young people in environmental work

Field Leader positions are open to those 21 and older who have strong field experience and a desire to lead, motivate, inspire and guide. Below are some of the field positions that will become available over the next few months. Please view the Field Leader Position Types linked to the right of this page for an explanation of our various leader opportunities. To Apply: Click Login or Sign Up. Create a profile, complete the basic application, and then select the Leader Application when prompted. Please be sure to upload your cover letter, resume & 3 references. Once your application is complete, please email leaders@thesca.org with the position of interest listed in the subject line so we may review your application.

The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire Washington DC Area high school students (ages 15-19) for the 2016 DC Summer Conservation Crew Program.

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire a team of Alaskan youth in the summer of 2017.

The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire a team of 5 young adult participants in the completion of conservation projects throughout the state of Alaska.  Typical projects include trail maintenance and construction, exotic plant management, fuels reduction and habitat restoration.

The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire high school students for the summer of 2017.

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire young adults for the military Veterans Fire Corps.  

The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire high school students for the Pittsburgh Summer Crew Programs.

Program Dates:  June through August, 2017, with paid training May 18th -29th

The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks an experienced conservation leader to manage members for the Missouri Army Corps of Engineers team for a 6 month period.

The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks an experienced conservation leader to manage members for the Pittsburgh Citi Parks Ranger Program for a 6 month period.

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire young adults for the upcoming Western Roving Corps Team.

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks an experienced; quality oriented outdoor leader to supervise a Corps of 20 members.  Corps members are responsible for completing habitat restoration, resource protection, and trail projects throughout New Hampshire.  SCA NH Corps teams will use traditional trail skills, restoration techniques, carp

The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks Apprentice Crew Leaders for the National High School program.  Apprentice Crew Leaders will work to increase their leadership and field management experience in order to prepare them for a Field Leader position in the future.  They will assist in the management, implementation, and reporting of a Na

The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire young adults in Corps programs across the country.

Program Dates:  April 2017 – October 2017

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire high school students for the summer of 2017.

The Student Conservation Association (SCA), a national force of conservation volunteers is seeking an experienced, quality-oriented outdoor leader to work in partnership with the Army Corps of Engineers (ACoE) to collect valuable interviews on the uses of ACoE managed sites.  Teams will be made up one project leader and three team members.