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Conservation Educator

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Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy | Jamestown, NY
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Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy


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Published 12 days ago

Start Date

July 29, 2019

Application Deadline

June 21, 2019

Salary

$33,280 - $37,440


The Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy seeks an enthusiastic, dynamic Conservation Educator to educate and engage landowners, community groups, businesses and government agencies to implement actions to enhance lakeshore and watershed properties for water quality protection and habitat enhancement. The Conservation Educator will be responsible for promoting watershed stewardship landscaping techniques and installation of green infrastructure through personal contacts, presentations and print and social media.

Minimum qualifications: Degree in environmental/science education, communications, public relations, landscape design, horticulture, biology, forestry, environmental science, soil and water conservation or similar discipline; knowledge of watershed science and ecology; excellent written, oral and electronic media communications skills; and a strong conservation ethic.

In addition to the minimum qualifications, candidates with experience in teaching, public presentation, conservation/horticultural technical assistance and/or project management are preferred. 

Must have a driver’s license, transportation and ability to carry presentation/field equipment. Annual salary for this grant-funded position is commensurate with experience: $33,280 to $37,440 plus benefits after 3-month probationary period.                             

To apply, email a letter of interest and resume to info@chautauquawatershed.org

Application deadline: June 21, 2019

The Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug and Smoke-Free Workplace.

The Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy seeks an enthusiastic, dynamic Conservation Educator to educate and engage landowners, community groups, businesses and government agencies to implement actions to enhance lakeshore and…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

Benefits are offered after 3-month probationary period. See https://www.chautauquawatershed.org/index.php/about-us/conservation-educator

Benefits are offered after 3-month probationary period. See https://www.chautauquawatershed.org/index.php/about-us/conservation-educator

How To Apply

To apply, email a letter of interest and resume to info@chautauquawatershed.org

Application deadline: June 21, 2019

To apply, email a letter of interest and resume to info@chautauquawatershed.org

Application deadline: June 21, 2019

Location

Jamestown, NY 14701
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