Employment

Youth Outside does not have any current job openings. Please check back in the future for new positions and see below for opportunities at other Bay Area and California organizations.

Local and Statewide Listings

Youth Outside regularly updates this page to include employment and related opportunities in the outdoor field. Please contact info@youthoutside.org if you would like to add your organization's open positions.

**NEW** Bay Area Open Space Council: Part-time, Contract Bookkeeper (Berkeley) -

The BAOSC is a 501c3 nonprofit corporation with an office in the Brower Center in downtown Berkeley. We need general bookkeeping support including AP/AR, bank reconciliations, financial grant reports for foundations and government grants, maintenance of insurance policies, payroll assistance, and assistance with organizational budgets and reports. We anticipate that we need 5-7 hours/week depending on the time of year. 

The following qualifications are required: 1) Experience using Quickbooks Online; and 2) Experience in nonprofit accounting and restricted/unrestricted funds. 

To apply, please send a proposal with your billing rate and resume to annie@openspacecouncil.org with "Bookkeeper" and your name in the subject line. No phone calls please. 

**NEW** Bay Area Wilderness Training: Program Associate, Course and Gear Library Operations - $16-$18/hr - Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Desired start is mid-September.

**NEW** Hidden Villa: Internships

**NEW** Santa Cruz County Office of Education Outdoor Science School: Outdoor Science Educator - $15.17/hr plus $300 Responsibility Stipend and 5% stipend for fluent Spanish speakers

**NEW** YES Nature To Neighborhoods: Part-time Grants Manager (Richmond) - $22,000-$25,000/yr - Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Desired start is mid- to late-September.

Adventure Risk Challenge: No open positions at present, check back soon.

Avid4 Adventure: Multiple positions. Currently hiring outdoor educators in the San Francisco Bay Area and in Colorado, for paid summer positions, working with pre-K through middle school youth on rock climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, hiking, stand-up paddle boarding, and learning survival skills. They provide all-sport training for staff. E-mail questions to victoria@avid4.com

Bridges Rock Gym: Multiple positions.

California Academy of Sciences: Multiple positions.

California Association for Environmental & Outdoor Education (AEOE): Multiple positions.

California Coastal Conservancy: Multiple positions.

California State Parks Foundation: No open positions at present, check back soon.

Canopy: Multiple AmeriCorps/Public Allies Program positions.

City Surf Project: Development Director.

Community Gardens: VISTA Community Engagement Coordinator - $24,120/year living allowance, $5,575 post-service education award (to be used toward future education or towards payment of federal student loans) OR a $1500 end of year stipend, health care benefits, professional development opportunities, and 10 personal and 10 sick days.

East Bay Regional Park District: Multiple positions.

Environmental Leadership Program: No current openings, check back soon. 

Environmental Traveling Companions (ETC): Multiple positions.

Friends of Sausal Creek: Education and Outreach Coordinator, $18-$22/hr

Friends of the Urban Forest: Membership and Individual Gifts Manager - first review of applications 4/15, open until filled

Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy: Multiple positions and internships.

Hidden Villa: Multiple positions.

Irvine Ranch Conservancy: Facility & Fleet Coordinator.

Lawrence Hall of Science: Multiple positions.

Mosaic Project: Multiple positions.

NatureBridge: Multiple positions.

Oakland Leaf: Multiple positions.

Outward Bound California: Multiple positions.

Pisces Foundation: Multiple positions - open until filled

Project Avary: Summer Staff (San Rafael)

Richmond, City of: Aquatics Instructor and Recreation Program Leader - $16-$20/hr

San Francisco Parks Alliance: Multiple positions.

San Francisco Recreation and Parks: Multiple positions.

San Francisco, City of: Multiple positions.

Seeds of Awareness: Multiple positions.

Sierra Nevada Journeys: Multiple positions.

Slide Ranch: Multiple Teacher-in-Residence positions.

Strategic Energy Innovations: Climate Corps Education Outside Fellow - receive an AmeriCorps living allowance stipend of $2,115 per month and an end of program education award of $4,266.

Summer Springboard (at UC Berkeley): Curriculum Developer & Instructor.

Ten Strands: No open positions at present, check back soon.

The Trust for Public Land: Multiple positions.

Walk San Francisco: Multiple internships.

YMCA of San Francisco: Multiple positions at multiple sites.


National Listings

350.org: Multiple positions.

Barr Foundation: Multiple positions (Boston, MA)

Grist (Environmental Media Organization): Multiple positions (Seattle, WA) 

Hispanic Access Foundation: Latino Heritage Internship Program (National) 

Muddy Sneakers: Multiple Positions (SC)

National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS): Multiple positions (New York, NY)

Oregon Community Foundation: Multiple positions (Portland, OR)

Raptor Education Group, Inc: Avian Rehabilitation Internship (Antigo, WI)

The North Face: Senior Manager, Social Impact and The Explore Fund (Denver, CO)