Job Opportunities with MALT

Seasonal Interns - 1 positions available

Application Deadline: June 15, 2018

Reports to:  Communications Director

Hours: Seasonal – Flexible 40 hours per week (approximately June 1, 2018 – September 1, 2018)

Will be required to work on Saturday or Sunday.

Mandatory Dates: July 14 – MALT annual fundraiser, June 8th and July 7th – Floyd Hill Open Space Trail Building dates

Primary Duties:

  • Schedule and lead interpretive nature walks for the general public.

Duties include but are not limited to:

Learn the history, flora and fauna of MALT’s hiking locations.

Research and contact groups and individuals to participate in hikes.

Compose e-blasts, press releases and posters to promote hikes.

Confirm attendance with attendees before hikes.

Prepare attendees for hikes including logistics and managing waivers.

  • Assist Land Steward with the monitoring of Conservation Easements as needed.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Organize and update GIS/GPS information.
  • Take photos at designated GPS points.
  • Record field notes.
  • Make corrections to reports.
  • Copy, scan and upload reports to required locations.
  • Assist in the maintenance of Conservation Easement monitoring files.

  • Assist staff with outreach/education related tasks.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Procure and pick up auction items for summer fundraising event held July 14.
  • Assist with invitation mailings.
  • Create auction descriptions and bid sheets.
  • Enter donation information into MALT’s database (Salesforce).
  • Coordinate volunteers during MALT events.
  • Compose E-blasts press releases and posters.
  • Represent MALT at summer outreach events.
  • Help research grants.


  • Assist with the development and application of the organization’s database and filling systems (Salesforce and SharePoint).
  • Perform other duties as requested by the Executive Director or other staff.
  • Participate in mandatory staff training and meetings.

Education, Technology Skills and Physical Abilities

  • Working toward or hold a degree in natural resource sciences, environmental education or related field.
  • Knowledge of Colorado flora and fauna.
  • Interested and enthusiastic about conducting educational programs.
  • Self-motivated with a sincere interest in the environment.
  • Experience working with the public.
  • First Aid and CPR certification required.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite required.
  • Able to travel across rough mountainous terrain on foot and/or by operating 4-wheel drive or AWD vehicles.


$120 per week stipend.

No housing offered.

Academic course credit highly recommended.


Send resume, cover letter and three references to

Attn: Seasonal Intern, by April 15, 2018. In the cover letter please describe in detail:

  • Coursework you feel would help you in this position.
  • Experience leading interpretive programs or speaking with groups of people.
  • Experience you have living, working and/or learning in Colorado.
  • Biggest challenges you anticipate with this position.
  • Why you would be a good fit for this position.

Mountain Area Land Trust

P.O. Box 4063

Evergreen, Colorado 80437-4063

Physical: 3721 Evergreen Parkway, Suite 1, Evergreen, CO 80439

Office: (303) 679-0950