Staff Positions


High Rocks is an award-winning non-profit in Hillsboro, WV.  High Rocks is a leader in transforming the lives of young people and the impact they have on their communities in West Virginia and beyond.

The High Rocks team is dynamic and inspiring; team members work together to achieve great results, guide the direction of the organization, represent High Rocks in regional partnerships, work together to tell the story of High Rocks to the world, and build relationships with funders and other partners so that we can provide these free of charge to young people in West Virginia.

This is a full-time, year-round position. High Rocks offers a generous total compensation package, including competitive salary, contribution toward health insurance and retirement, 5 weeks paid vacation, and a beautiful, dynamic, family-friendly workplace. 

High Rocks is an equal opportunity employer.

Federal Projects Coordinator

High Rocks is seeking a Federal Projects Coordinator to coordinate federal projects at High Rocks with a primary focus on the creation of WV Jobs Network, a new collaborative project developing pipelines to connect young people in search of opportunity in the mountain state with employers in need of talent. Duties include WV Jobs Network internal and external communication, partner collaboration, project management, strategic growth and development, program design and delivery.  In addition, duties include developing and delivering curriculum in enterprise and leadership development, coordination across federal projects at High Rocks, and serving on the development and grant reporting team.  Current federal projects include the WV Jobs Network, our AmeriCorps program, the First2 Network, and our Ruby Grow program.

A passion for young people and WV and a strong skill set including organization, communication, building strong partnerships, project management, and business development - required; experience with development, marketing, evaluation - a plus. Ideal candidate should have cultural context for working in West Virginia and be able to work both collaboratively and independently, work flexible hours (including evenings and weekends at times), and work well with a diverse group of people including staff, volunteers, constituents and partners. Competitive salary, health, retirement, vacation. Based in Hillsboro, WV. Salary range is $38,000-$44,500.

Send resume, cover letter, and references to Sarah Riley, Executive Director,

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