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 [email protected] with the position of interest listed in the subject line so we may review your application.

Apprentice Crew Leader positions are open to candidates who are under 21 (and at least 1 year out of high school) and are interested in learning leadership and field management skills in order to prepare for an SCA Field Leader position in the future. See below for Apprentice Crew Leader positions that will be available in the coming summer season, or visit the Field Leader Position Types page for more details. Details on how to apply are included in the information for specific positions.

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire students for the 2019 U.S. Virgin Islands YCC program.  

Program Dates: ­ 6/17/2019 – 8/6/2019

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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 Veteran Fire Corps fall programs. *You do not need to be a veteran to apply.

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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 California Roving Conservation Corps program.  

Program Dates: ­Tentatively September 2019 – March 2020 (exact dates TBA)

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA) seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire young adults for the Preservation Fire Corps.

Program Dates:  January – May 2020

Training Dates: January 2020

Locations: Perdido, AL and Bristol, FL

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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 our GulfCorps program.  

Program Dates:  September 2019 – June 2020 (tentative)

Training Dates: September 2019

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire four veteran members for the Maryland Veteran Corps at Point Lookout Complex.

Program Dates: 6/3/2019 – June 2020

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire NYC high school students for the summer 2019 community programs. 

Program Dates:  June August (exact dates TBD)

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

Program Dates: July 1st- August 20th (Tentative)

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire three young adult members for the Native Plant Corps summer program in Assateague Island, MD.

Program Dates: 6/3/2019 - 9/25/2019

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization, seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire youth members for the Pennsylvania Outdoor Corps.

Leader Position Dates: June 27 - August 14

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire Bay Area high school students for the summer 2019 community program.

Program Dates:  July - August

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The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire New Jersey high school students for the summer 2019 community programs. 

Program Dates:  July 8 - August 16

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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 in National Parks across the U.S. 

Program Dates: ­June - August (exact dates depend on program)

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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 (age 15-19) and young adult members (18+) for the 2019 DC area summer programs.  

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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 in local Community Programs across the U.S. 

Program Dates: ­June - August (exact dates depend on program)

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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 Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) Program. 

Program Dates: ­June - August (exact dates depend on program)