Jobs, Internships & Contracts

Each summer, RMBL has several full-time and part-time staff positions in the kitchen, physical plant, administrative office as well as in environmental education or research related areas.

RMBL Tour guides and Gothic Store staffNow hiring RMBL tour guides and Gothic store staff-Summer (June-August 2018). We are hiring outgoing people excited about spreading our mission, and the history of Gothic, with the 16,000 visitors to the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory each year! Responsibilities include conducting daily town site tours, dispensing local outdoor and travel information, assisting store customers, and completing store transactions.

These are paid positions ranging from 3-5 shifts (6 hours/shift) per week. A science background is preferred but not necessary. We do provide extensive orientation and training.

Please send your cover letter and resume to Attn: Rick Horn

Open Until Filled
Physical Plant PositionsThe Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory is hiring seasonal physical plant positions. Start dates are as soon as May 1. Join our community and be part of a world leader in field biology!

For a complete Physical Plant Crew job description please click here.
Open Until Filled
Research Internships: Behavioral Ecology and Natural History Collection CurationResearch Interns (2) will work with Dr. Rosemary Smith and Dr. Rick Williams. Research includes: Field surveys of beetles, small mammals, and plants; behavioral experiments with burying beetles; specimen preparation, digitization, and geodatabasing in RMBL Herbarium and Natural History Collections. Requires strong interest in field biology, natural history collections, attention to detail, reliability. For more information and how to apply, please contact Dr. Rosemary Smith ( Dates: Flexible: June 8-August 16, 2018. 35 hours/week. No salary. Internship may cover RMBL housing and station fees.Open Until Filled
Youth Program InstructorsWe are now accepting applications for enthusiastic nature and science educators to teach our summer day camps in Gothic from June 4, 2018 to August 10, 2018. A complete position description is posted here.Interviews begin in March and will continue until positions are filled.
Development AssistantRMBL is hiring a Development Assistant. Reporting to RMBL’s Development Coordinator the assistant will help with events, mailings, and database work. This full time/year round position starts March 1. Salary is 28-34k plus health care and retirement benefits. Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Ian Billick, We are looking for strong project management and people skills. Development experience is not necessary.Open Until Filled
Administrative AssistantRMBL is seeking to hire a seasonal administrative assistant who will be responsible for assisting the Administration Department in RMBL’s front office. We are seeking a detail-oriented team-player with strong interpersonal skills who is well-organized and has the ability to meet deadlines. This position is responsible for 15-20 hours/week, from April through October. See job details and application requirements here . Position is open until filled. We will be reviewing applications beginning, Monday, February 5th. Please email cover letter, resume & two references to Until Filled

Please note:

  • No pets are allowed at RMBL at any time.
  • The RMBL campus is smoke-free, and there is no smoking allowed within the RMBL fenceline. Smoking is allowed on the county road only.

The Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory (RMBL) as a recipient of Federal financial assistance is subject to the provisions of Title IX.

RMBL provides equal opportunities in science and education and is committed to a policy of non-discrimination in relation to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status or disability in admissions, access to, treatment, or employment in educational programs or activities which it operates.

RMBL is required to comply with all Federal and State Laws related to verifying employment opportunity. To comply with these requirements, upon employment, RMBL will need to make copies of either your passport or both your driver’s license and social security card.