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.

Executive DirectorThe Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory is searching for an Executive Director.  The position is full-time and requires year-around residency around Crested Butte, Colorado, USA. We seek a leader to develop and execute an actionable vision that leverages long-term research and novel transdisciplinary technology to understand regional ecosystems while actively cultivating and curating annual giving process with potential expansion towards new partnerships including foundations. The successful candidate will understand the unique requirements and opportunities associated with a montane field station, have significant experience managing and supporting internationally recognized, interdisciplinary research, and have a demonstrated ability with fundraising or program development. The Director will work with staff, oversee the administration and operation of programs and facilities, lead institute-wide research and educational programming, and establish state, national and international networks that promote fundraising and development of Institutional initiatives. To read the full job description click here.Review of applications will begin March 29, 2024, and continue until the position is filled.
Invasive Plant TechnicianThe Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory is taking applications for an Invasive Plant Technician in 2024. We are looking for someone interested in invasive plant management and plant restoration. This job is part time and could be paired with other seasonal jobs. For more information go hereApplication review will begin May 15. Open 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.

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