We are on a mission to protect America’s outdoor climbing areas. We believe that it’s not enough to just love these incredible landscapes where we climb—we must be willing to stand up and fight for them. Want to join us?
Public Lands Associate
The Access Fund is hiring a Public Lands Associate to assist with public land planning and decision making processes. The Public Lands Associate will play a crucial role in the development and implementation of public land plans and management alternatives as it relates to climbing. The Public Lands Associate will support local climbing communities through grassroots advocacy that promotes the mission of the Access Fund to protect climbing access and conserve the climbing environment. The individual will be selected for their technical competency as well as their ability to lead and inspire the climbing community. This is a full time, benefits eligible position. The application deadline is August 14, 2015.
We encourage individuals to apply who are interested in improving America’s climbing, as well as enjoy technical writing and research, developing creative solutions to complex problems, traveling frequently, and working with diverse people.
Experience with local political campaigns, grassroots advocacy, and/or lobbying.
The Public Lands Associate will work from one of the following locations: Boulder, CO; Tucson, AZ; or Washington D.C. Some degree of flexibility may be afforded the right candidate.
How to Apply:
Send resume (including a section on climbing experience), writing sample, references, and cover letter specifically addressing your qualifications as related to the position, to firstname.lastname@example.org by August 14, 2015. Please write "Public Lands Associate" in the e-mail subject. You should receive an e-mail confirming receipt of your application within two business days. No calls or paper submissions please.
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