Job Openings

Land and Facility Support (Seasonal, Temporary)

 

Vallecitos is seeking help on the land this summer. Live and work on site at this beautiful, remote, off grid location in northern NM. Ideal candidates will work on light construction of two new structures as well as support maintenance of the property. Applicants must be resourceful, responsible, caring, handy and have strong personhood. We are asking for a minimum commitment of 3 weeks with the opportunity to work through September starting immediately. There is the opportunity for more work in future seasons for the right person.

Applicants must be interested in living in a very remote, high altitude, off grid location during their work period. Vallecitos will provide a modest daily stipend depending on experience. In addition, we provide 3 delicious vegetarian meals a day when programs are in session. (Staff prepares their own meals other times.) Accommodations are single occupancy with heat. (Please note there is no electricity to any of the accommodations at Vallecitos.)

Tasks include (but not limited to):

  • Assisting with light construction projects
  • General maintenance and repair
  • Fence mending
  • Tree mitigation (chainsaw work possible)

Interested parties please email a letter of interest to director@vallecitos.org. You must include the following:

  • Why you believe you are an ideal candidate to help support Vallecitos
  • If you have ever been to the center before or your connection to the organization
  • Your related experience
  • Your availability
  • Your contact information

 

Posted 6/16/21