COSA Southwest Conservation Corps is Hiring a Recruitment Outreach and Com munication Manager!

COSA Members,

The Southwest Conservation Corps, based in Durango, CO is looking for a Recruitment Outreach and Communication Manager. See details below and attached position description. If you or anyone you know may be interested please send a cover letter, resume, and portfolio to Kevin Heiner, SCC Associate Director at

Title: Recruitment Outreach and Communication Manager – Southwest Conservation Corps (SCC),

Date: April 2019

Reports to: SCC Associate Director

Starting Salary Group: 4, $17.00-19.00/hr, negotiable, DOE.

Benefit Eligible: Full per Personnel Policies

Status: Full time, Exempt, Temporary (possible extension to permanent, regular position)

Location: Durango, CO

Closing date: position open until filled; Hiring process will begin late May 2019. Position is funded through 2019 with intentions to evolve to a permanent position thereafter.


The Recruitment Outreach and Communication Manager will assist SCC in reaching its recruitment goals by directly aiding in recruitment visits, networking and creating additional outreach contacts and venues, tracking SCC’s various recruitment platforms efficacy, developing and distributing print media, managing and enhancing SCC’s social media platforms, and developing a more strategic and comprehensive recruitment strategy. The position will also assist SCC leadership and development function by creating more compelling reports, better marketing materials and a related communications strategy. The position will work closely with Conservation Legacy central communications staff and Director of Diversity & Recruitment, advancing the overall combined communications strategy of the organization and will work within established communications guidelines.

SCC is a program of Conservation Legacy. Conservation Legacy is a national organization dedicated to supporting locally based conservation service programs. We operate and support programs that provide service and work opportunities for a diverse group of individuals to complete important conservation and community projects for the public benefit.

Emily Kasyon

Southwest Conservation Corps

Watershed Programs Coordinator


SCC Recruitment Outreach and Communications Manager PD.pdf