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Employment at Blue Mountain

Are you looking to get a start in this profession? We are always interested in hearing from individuals with relevant qualifications or who are looking to get a start. We typically have a seasonal demand for people with experience or interest in rangeland ecology, forestry, soils, wildfire mitigation, watershed management, wetland ecology and natural resource management.

Applicants should have resource knowledge and strong communication skills and should be permanent Fort Collins residents capable of safely conducting fieldwork and short-term travel.

We also provide internship opportunities to bridge the gap between education and employment for motivated natural resource professionals. Submit a cover letter and your LinkedIn Profile via Contact Us.

Current Job Openings

Part-time Environmental Project Manager and Consultant

We are seeking a mid-level professional capable of conducting field investigations, developing reports, managing projects and creating new business.   The ideal candidate can manage multiple projects, supplement in-house technical capabilities and have experience in the private sector.  You will collect field data, write reports and develop client relationships. We are especially interested in candidates with advanced writing skills, proposal preparation experience and innovative ideas to expand our business. 

This position allows for excellent work/life balance with the opportunity to set a flexible schedule. The workload varies seasonally, with typically less demand in the winter and spring and more in the summer and fall. Hours during winter and spring will range from 10-15 hours per week. During Summer and Fall, 20-25 hours per week.

You will enjoy great flexibility in the scheduling of your work and have the opportunity to experience a broad array of environmental work. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with a tightly knit team dedicated to resource management, conservation planning, education and outreach. Occasional field work along the Front Range of Colorado (Fort Collins to Denver) may be required.

Compensation ranges from $25-30/hour, commensurate with experience. Position will remain open until filled.



Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a natural resources or a closely related environmental field  


  • 10 years of professional experience
  • Professional writing and report preparation
  • Demonstrated field experience
  • Experience with Request for Proposal (RFP) or Request for Qualifications (RFQ)
  • Project management, business development, marketing experience

To Apply

Send your resume and cover letter to Matt Tobler at