LNT Officer

No. of positions available: Two

Job Brief:

The Leave No Trace Officer holds all members and visitors accountable for the proper removal and recycling of waste. He/she supervises and assists with proper de-MOOP (Matter Out Of Place) practices and official rules placed by BMorg.


  • Practice the 5 R’s: Rethink, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Restore, and Respect
  • Guide others in keeping our camp clean before, during and after the event
  • Adopt all principles and practices of Leave No Trace at Burning Man
  • Identify potential problems and issues that may arise
  • Create a strategy or plan for Leaving No Trace and its volunteer cleaners/de-MOOPers
  • Educate all camp members about minimizing our impact on the playa
  • Provide, store and maintain proper tools to facilitate LNT rules


  • Prior experience as LNT officer or assistant preferred
  • Solid communication skills, emotional stability, physical endurance, problem solving skills and attention to detail
  • Must be available for EA (Early Arrival) or LD (Late Departure)


  • Camp donation/dues reduced to $150
  • Direct Group Sales ticket (based on availability)
  • Personalized uniform/vest with patches
  • Being a part of a bada$$ camp


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