Would you like to work on behalf of Yellowstone, surrounded by trails, wildlife, and spectacular natural wonders? Maybe you’ve always dreamed of spending a summer in Yellowstone National Park? Yellowstone Forever is looking for talented and dedicated new members for our team! Join us in our mission to create opportunities for all people to experience, enhance, and preserve Yellowstone forever.
Location: Bozeman, Montana
The Development Assistant supports a critical role in Yellowstone Forever’s development efforts. This position will maintain and support the Philanthropy Department’s Stewardship & Donor Relationships Program. The ability to collaborate effectively with others, multi-task, and pay close attention to detail is essential. Success in this position requires attention to detail and strong interpersonal skills.
Retail Purchasing and Digital Sales Manager
Location: Gardiner, Montana
Status: Full-time / Exempt
Reports to: Director of Retail Operations
Salary: $80,000 – $87,000
The Retail team of YF is focused on delivering exceptional experiences in our stores both in the park and in surrounding areas and on our ecommerce site. We are seeking a Retail Purchasing and Digital Sales Manager who will play a key role in leading the product vision, website growth, and setting strategy.
Park Store Associate – Gardiner/Mammoth VC – Winter 22/23
Location: Gardiner, Montana / Mammoth Hot Springs, WY
Full-Time (40 hours/week) / Seasonal (November – April) / Non-Exempt
The Park Store Associate is a critical role in the daily operation of Yellowstone Forever Park stores at visitor centers and contact stations throughout the Greater Yellowstone National Park Area. The associate represents “the face” of the organization by working on the front lines and often in partnership with naturalist rangers from the National Park Service. Associates assist and engage visitors with purchases of educational products, explain our supporter program and recruit new members, and help answer visitor questions about Yellowstone National Park. Success in this position requires outstanding visitor/customer service skills and a passion for Yellowstone National Park and its preservation, and sharing that passion with others.
Limited housing is available for this position. Housing is located in Gardiner, Montana. Housing is in shared units (individual bedrooms), no partners or pets are allowed in shared housing. Rent is paid via bi-weekly payroll deduction.
Park Store Associate – Old Faithful – Winter 22/23
Location: Old Faithful, WY
Full-Time / Seasonal (December – March) / Non-Exempt
The Park Store Associate (Sales Associate) is a critical role in the daily operation of Yellowstone Forever Park stores at visitor centers and contact stations throughout the Greater Yellowstone National Park Area. The associate represents “the face” of the organization by working on the front lines and often in partnership with naturalist rangers from the National Park Service. Associates assist and engage visitors with purchases of educational products, explain our supporter program and recruit new members, and help answer visitor questions about Yellowstone National Park. Success in this position requires outstanding visitor/customer service skills and a passion for Yellowstone National Park and its preservation, and sharing that passion with others.
Additional information on location:
Applicant’s should be willing and prepared to spend the winter season deep in the interior of Yellowstone National Park at Old Faithful. Daylight hours are shorter in the winter months guaranteeing cold temperatures for the majority of your time outside while in Yellowstone. Travel in the winter months to reach Old Faithful is limited and via over-the-snow travel (snow coach and snowmobile). Limited access to supplies and amenities exist. Typically travel out of Old faithful area is infrequent and supplies are restocked via travel to West Yellowstone, MT.
Housing available: Our housing for employees are private/and multi-bedroom apartments located a short distance away from the Visitor Center in the employee housing area, not in the dormitories. Rent is paid via payroll deduction.
Warehouse Associate – Winter 2022/2023
Location: Gardiner, MT
Full-Time/ Seasonal (Winter) / Non-Exempt
The Warehouse Associate plays a critical role in Yellowstone Forever’s operations, will be responsible for performing an array of duties such as receiving and processing incoming stock and materials, picking and filling orders from stock, packing and shipping orders, or managing, organizing, and retrieving stock and other data processing. Success in this position requires a high degree of efficiency working with warehouse logistics software to ensure complete accuracy for inventory.
Fleet and Field Campus
Fleet and Field Campus Coordinator
Location: Gardiner, Montana
Salary: $17 – $19 per hour
Full-time / Non-exempt
The Fleet and Field Campus Coordinator plays a critical role in YF’s operations by working as an integral part of our Fleet and Facilities team assisting with the maintenance, appearance, and presentation of YF’s properties and vehicles. This position is primarily responsible for the care and maintenance of the Yellowstone Overlook Field Campus and YF’s fleet of vehicles but may also be needed to help with any other properties or logistics and risk management programs related to the fleet and facilities team. This position is also responsible for helping HR with the coordination of housing at properties owned or maintained by YF. Success in this position requires rigorous attention to detail, excellent organizational skills, the ability to collaborate across the organization, as well as to effectively and creatively coordinate a diverse set of tasks to accomplish goals set by the organization.
Campus and Program Volunteer
Location: Lamar Buffalo Ranch, Yellowstone National Park & Yellowstone Overlook Field Campus, Gardiner, MT
The Campus and Program Volunteer supports the educational programs and Yellowstone Overlook field campus. Each educational program is supported by one of our Campus and Program Volunteers. Field seminar programs are based at the Lamar Buffalo Ranch field campus, the Yellowstone Forever classrooms in Gardiner, or another location in the park. The Yellowstone Overlook field campus is based in Gardiner, and provides a location for adult students and youth groups to stay in comfortable lodging during their stay while participating in YF programs. Campus and Program Volunteers welcome and host students, orient them to Yellowstone Forever and the facility, assist instructors in logistical aspects of courses, drive the 14-passenger mini-bus for all field trips, assist in risk management in the field, and maintain and clean campus facilities. Campus and Program Volunteers also provide linen service and basic maintenance services at the Yellowstone Overlook field campus. Success in this position requires a welcoming demeanor, being a responsible and independent worker and being able to assist with the needs of various students. Depending upon the needs of Yellowstone Forever, Campus and Program Volunteers may spend more time or less on certain duties.