Conservation Associate Director, Puget Sound-Columbia Basin - American Rivers

Posted on: April 24, 2020

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Website: https://americanrivers.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=63

Location: Bellingham or Seattle (WA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

The Conservation Associate Director (“AD”) will lead American Rivers’ river protection work in Washington state and hydropower work in Washington and Oregon. The AD will provide leadership in campaign strategy development and implementation, coalition building, and media and communications work to protect and defend the region’s wild rivers and public lands, with a primary focus on building broad-based support for new protective designations in Washington’s North Cascades. They will engage in hydropower licensing processes; coordinate efforts on public lands management planning; respond to serious threats to high-value rivers; and assist in other projects and campaigns. See https://americanrivers.bamboohr.com/jobs for additional job details

Senior Vice President, People - Ocean Conservancy

Posted on: April 23, 2020

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Website: https://leaderfit.catsone.com/careers/20424-General/jobs/13415397-Sen…

Location: Washington (DC)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Executive

Ocean Conservancy seeks an experienced human resources executive, with particular expertise in leading justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (JEDI) initiatives, to develop and implement a comprehensive HR strategy that supports our talented team. The SVP is responsible for ensuring clear and consistent policies and efficient systems in all HR areas, including recruiting, professional development, performance management, compensation and benefits, and legal compliance. As leader of the JEDI task force, the SVP will play a critical role in advancing Ocean Conservancy’s commitment to JEDI.

Cartographer (Recent Graduate) - U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Posted on: April 23, 2020

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/566198200?utm_source=ELPne…

Location: Hadley (MA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

During the 1 year Recent Graduate Program, the selectee performs developmental activities designed to help them acquire the competencies of the target position in which they may be placed upon completion of the program. Participants who successfully complete the Program may be eligible for conversion to the target position on a permanent or term (more than one to four years in duration) basis without further competition.

Duties
Under supervision, participate in the development, implementation, and maintenance of a GIS for the Division of Realty.
Review GIS data and assist in providing national GIS data.
Document sources and procedures (creates metadata) used in data collection, compilation, transformation,application, analysis, etc.

Land Transactions Assistant - Peninsula Open Space Trust

Posted on: April 22, 2020

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Website: https://openspacetrust.org/careers/?p=job/oZQCcfwn

Location: Palo Alto (CA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Are you passionate about the outdoors and the environment and seeking a career in land conservation? This is an opportunity to join one of the most successful land trusts in the country to protect the spectacular landscapes of the San Francisco Peninsula and South Bay for the benefit of all. The Land Transactions Assistant plays a central role in supporting the acquisition and transfer of properties and conservation easements. We are seeking a motivated and dynamic new member of our team to assist with core functions of property evaluation, administrative support, and other program-related tasks to further POST’s land protection goals. This position reports to the Director of Land Transactions.

Research Assistant - part time - Cooler - A Climate API

Posted on: April 21, 2020

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1_2JxwH-GnfUQWNpyZxMjiUA45DSKs2Tlw…

Location: Remote (Remote)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Seeking research assistant to work on economic input/output analysis and matrix algebra with environmental applications

Cooler is a social venture whose mission is to connect every consumer purchase to a solution for global warming. We pair cutting edge environmental research with AI to generate data that makes a big difference in consumer and corporate behavior.

We are seeking a part-time research assistant (RA) to work with environmental and economic data we use to power our product. (With growth, the position could become full-time.) The RA will work with leading academics in the fields of economics and climate change to test, to expand, and to validate a variety of methods embedded in our software.


Forestry Technician (Fire) GS 7-8 - U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Posted on: April 21, 2020

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/566065500?utm_source=ELPne…

Location: Las Vegas (NV)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Responsibilities
Oversees operation of a fire Engine Module. Responds to wildland fire incidents and positions engine in appropriate locations in consideration of the safety of crew and equipment. Evaluates on-site conditions, makes tactical decisions, and determines appropriate responses. Makes initial size up of fire situations, determines suppression method to use including hose lay types, deployment of crew, point of initial attack, type of tools to use, and application of water, and hand line location and standards. Determines structure defensibility, conducts structure triage assessments, and engages in structure protection in wildland-urban interface incidents. Coordinates module actions with adjoining resources.

Forestry Technician (Fire) GS6-7 - U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Posted on: April 21, 2020

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/566062500?utm_source=ELPne…

Location: Many Locations (Remote)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Responsibilities
As a Forestry Technician (Fire) you will be responsible for planning, developing, implementing, coordinating, and evaluating an integrated fire management program to achieve resource management objectives on all Fish and Wildlife Service lands on the Refuge.

Gathers and considers information on weather data, topography, fuel types, and fire behavior in responding to wildland fire incidents.

Positions and deploys personnel and equipment, utilizing best approaches and practices to protect values at risk. Serves as an incident commander on initial attack incidents.

Makes initial evaluation of fire situations, determines rate of spread, potential hazards to property and other improvements

Forestry Techinician (Fire) GS-6 - U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Posted on: April 21, 2020

Contact Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/566062300?utm_source=ELPne…

Location: Many Locations (Remote)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Responsibilities
As a Forestry Technician (Fire) you will be responsible for planning, developing, implementing, coordinating, and evaluating an integrated fire management program to achieve resource management objectives on all Fish and Wildlife Service lands on the Refuge.

Gathers and considers information on weather data, topography, fuel types, and fire behavior in responding to wildland fire incidents. When positioning and deploying personnel and equipment, recommends best approaches and practices to use in protection of the values at risk.

Makes initial evaluation of fire situations, determines rate of spread, potential hazards to property and other improvements, suppression method to use, hose lays, deployment of module/crew

Forestry Technician (Fire) GS-5 - U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Posted on: April 21, 2020

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Website: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/566065800?utm_source=ELPne…

Location: Many Locations (Remote)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Responsibilities
Serves as a senior wildland firefighter - during initial attack fire suppression activities, locates fire line, directs and participates in fire line construction etc.
Responsible for operation and maintenance of specialized equipment used to respond to wildland and prescribed fire situations.
Gathers and considers information on weather data, topography, fuel types, and fire behavior in responding to wildland fire incidents.

Director, Clean Water Supply Program - American Rivers

Posted on: April 21, 2020

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Website: https://americanrivers.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=62

Location: Mid-Atlantic Region (PA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

American Rivers’ Clean Water Supply program works to ensure all people have access to clean water and a healthy river. We work to reduce the impacts the built environment has on rivers and water quality, through the increased use of natural infrastructure and integrated water management. This position is responsible for overseeing our Clean Water Supply work in the Mid-Atlantic region, with an emphasis in Pennsylvania. The position will also be responsible for helping develop American Rivers’ national approach to Integrated Urban Water Management, working with other CWS staff to develop a consistent national approach to engaging municipalities and other water stakeholders in developing holistic approaches to water management.