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Sustainability Opportunities


We believe that there are few more important – or more complex- tasks ahead of us than that of reaching an ecological balance between business and the natural environment. We are a company based upon values that reflect an environmental ethic and social conscience – for the long term. “Our Softer Footprint” focuses on how we reduce our environmental impact through our comprehensive environmental initiatives. Our business practices exemplify environmental stewardship, and a desire to protect and preserve our public lands.

Why Choose a Sustainability Job in Yellowstone?

  • You want to live your values. By collecting and processing recyclable materials, you are helping to keep materials out of landfills.
  • You have a commitment to environmental stewardship.
  • You want to make a difference. Our team members help to develop new and innovative ways to move forward toward environmental sustainability.
  • You have a desire to protect and preserve Yellowstone National Park for future generations.

Yellowstone Jobs: Find Your Role

Interested? There are a variety of positions in our Sustainability department to fit what you are looking for:

Recycling Technician
Assure efficient collection of all recyclable materials for the assigned location. Collect and sort recyclable materials by type to prepare for processing. Help to ensure consistent and quality waste management practices.


Lead Recycler
Provide training to and supervision of less experienced Location Recycling Technician(s). Provide direct feedback to department managers on recycling processes and performance using existing company guidance and a collaborative, educational approach.


Risk & Sustainability Specialist
Work with the Risk department to ensure safety, security, and compliance for both guests and employees. Also works with the Sustainability department to assist with Xanterra’s resource consumption, waste management, and environmental compliance efforts.


"Eco-friendly company."

Fun Fact: We have a goal to improve recycling by 3% per year. We currently recycle or compost 60% of waste, which is more than double the national average. Last year, thanks to the efforts of recyclers and staff, we kept 3,391,920 pounds out of the landfill, instead sending them to become new products

“I really like the environmental program of Xanterra.”


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