Take Action.
Build Community.
Work & Learn
With the Land.

“Provide people with the resources they need to be safe and comfortable, and they will be driven by their own interests and motivation to learn. I’m shaping my ideas of leadership. This is my opportunity. I love it.” – Jing, 2022 Summer Member, Fall Leader

Mentor and work alongside young people, outdoors, on projects that matter.

Each listed staff position below links to a complete job description, which provides detailed expectations and how to apply. Most positions are open until filled, unless otherwise noted. We appreciate you sharing these opportunities with your network.

For information on seasonal Leader and Member positions, head to the Apply page!

Open Year-Round Staff Positions
(click for full job description & how to apply)

There are no current opening for year-round positions at this time.

Open Seasonal Staff Positions
(click for full job description & how to apply)

Check out the Apply page for more paid seasonal positions within our Conservation and Food & Farm Programs.

Excellence and Equal Opportunity at VYCC  

VYCC is committed to being an organization that is inclusive and welcoming for all employees, volunteers, and community members.  

Our Workplace

Our office is a collegial, bustling, and fun open office atmosphere, which offers staff opportunities to interact and collaborate. Staff members can balance working remotely and on-campus in collaboration with their team schedule, tasks and all-staff gatherings. Successful staff are able maintain focus and productivity, balance personal initiative and independence, and plug into our team in ways that help us do our best work as an organization. Staff enjoy the perks of the Farm at VYCC and forest campus year-round, as well as the happenings of nearby downtown Richmond.