SJCA CAREERS

We’re hiring!

Join our team! SJCA is headquartered in Durango, Colorado with a satellite office in Farmington, New Mexico. We are a small, tight organization with a staff of eight, and enjoy supportive roles among our staff. Our positions are full-time, salaried, and have generous vacation benefits that include 25 days of paid time off in the first year, health-care coverage, and employer-matched retirement plan. Professional training opportunities are provided.

San Juan Citizens Alliance (SJCA) was formed in 1986 and advocates for clean air, pure water, and healthy lands – the foundations of resilient communities, ecosystems and economies in the San Juan Basin. Over its 35-year history, SJCA has successfully advocated for protection of communities from the impacts of energy extraction and production, defeated proposed power plants, safeguarded undeveloped valleys, and secured wildlands protections, among many conservation victories. Our strength is premised on outreach and engagement of local residents and communities, providing them the tools to effectively engage with decision-makers to implement policies that advance conservation.

Communications Manager

San Juan Citizens Alliance is looking for a passionate, dynamic, organized, and technology-savvy communications professional to help grow our membership and presence in the Four Corners. The Communications Manager guides the strategy for communications, website, and public relations messages and collateral to consistently articulate SJCA’s mission. The ideal candidate is passionate about our mission, is an effective and engaging writer, has an eye for design and is adept at creating content for a variety of outlets to reach a diverse array of stakeholders. The position is full-time and located in our Durango, CO office. Read the full job posting.

Energy & Climate Program Associate

The Energy and Climate Program Associate focuses on public outreach, education and organizing to advance campaigns to mitigate climate change by addressing fossil fuel extraction, energy production, and electricity generation and utilization in the San Juan Basin of northwest New Mexico and southwest Colorado.  The position is based in Farmington, New Mexico or Durango, Colorado. The ideal candidate has the passion for creating change at the local level by empowering residents to advocate for themselves and their communities and has expertise in community outreach and organizing in a diverse policy environment. Read the full job posting.