Current Job Openings At Fire Mountain Programs  (Benefits offered for full-time status include PTO, medical, dental, IRA, shift meals, accident and cancer insurance, vision and life insurance.) If you are interested in a position, please send an email with your resume and cover letter to

Gardening/Horticulture Intern in Partnership with the Lyons Farmette and Farmette Flowers

Are you studying Horticulture, Plant Science or similar? Would you like to work with a leading Flower Farm and create and grow a flower garden with at-risk youth?
Fire Mountain Residential Treatment Center and Farmette Flowers are offering a dynamic internship for the 2018 growing season. You will co-teach a horticulture class for our teens and help them create and grow their flower and vegetable garden while working 1-2 days a week with Farmette Flowers.
You will learn and apply your skills in:
  • Flower farming and production
  • Working with at-risk youth
  • High altitude farming
  • Garden design and irrigation
  • Development and Co-instruction of a therapeutic horticulture program
  • Helping youth create and deliver flower arrangements to patients in local hospitals.


  • Housing in Estes Park if needed
  • Meals
  • Oversight of intern program at school or university
  • Instruction at two top-notch programs
  • Stipend DOE
  • Potential to turn into a job for the right person


  • Farm production experience
  • Enrollment in a university or similar school or program
  • Emotional strength and ability to work with youth struggling with mental health and substance issues.
  • Serious work ethic
  • Ability to handle hard physical labor
  • Passion for farming and working with youth

Part-Time, Full time and PRN (Relief) Mental Health Workers

Fire Mountain Residential Treatment Center for adolescents is looking for full-time and PRN (Relief) Mental Health Workers for various shifts in Estes Park.


  • High school diploma/GED and 1 year of experience in human services or 2 years of college education.
  • Ability to exhibit strong boundaries with compassion and heart and strong leadership skills.
  • Must be at least 21 years old with a clean driving record
  • First Aid/CPR required once hired; QMAP or willingness to take the class required, and CAC I or II welcome.
  • Background check required.