Research Assistant - Washington State University

Posted on: December 10, 2020

Contact Email: anand.jayakaran@wsu.edu

Website: https://labs.wsu.edu/jayakaran/news/

Location: Tacoma (WA)

Opportunity Type: Fellowship

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: tbd


We are looking for a motivated master’s student interested in hydrology, ecology, water quality, or geomorphology. This study will link critical ecological, geomorphic, and physiochemical functions to stormwater management in the Pacific Northwest. Ultimately, this study will contribute to improved ditch construction and maintenance practices in the Puget Sound region of western Washington. This work is part of Washington Stormwater Center’s efforts to bring research and science to western Washington communities.
We seek a student who can begin coursework in fall 2021 with the possibility of doing fieldwork in summer 2021, based on COVID-19 restrictions in effect at that time.

Donor Engagement Associate - Wildlife Conservation Network

Posted on: December 10, 2020

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Website: https://www.indeed.com/job/donor-engagement-associate-2cda87148628f0e6

Location: San Francisco (CA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $37,500 - $41,000

At WCN we give our donors a highly personalized and superior experience. The Donor Engagement Associate will help support many of these interactions across a wide variety of Donor Engagement programs. They will carry out the donation entry process, ensuring that data is accurate and meets the needs of our donors and Conservation Partners, they will assist in implementing a variety of engagement strategies critical to connecting donors and Partners in a personal way, and they will act as a first point of contact across the organization. This position is right for someone who is highly professional, a skilled communicator, and a self-starter who wants to work in the rewarding field of wildlife conservation. It is a part-time position.

Programs Coordinator - Wildlife Conservation Network

Posted on: December 10, 2020

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Website: https://www.indeed.com/job/programs-coordinator-f3fb1c5c7af14000

Location: San Francisco (CA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $52,000 - $56,000

WCN’s dedicated and diverse team values the people and relationships behind conservation as much as the science and strategy to save wildlife. We are looking for a highly organized individual that can provide administrative and coordination support across the WCN Conservation Programs Team. Their attention to detail and management of critical processes will enhance the institutional and technical capacity of each organization in the WCN Network.

At the highest level, this position provides critical functional and coordination support to WCN’s Conservation Programs Team.

Ruckelshaus Fellowship Program - Meridian Institute

Posted on: December 9, 2020

Contact Email: fellowship@merid.org

Website: https://s31207.pcdn.co/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Ruckelshaus-Fellowship-Packet-2_compressed.pdf

Location: Washington, DC or Dillon, CO (remote to start) (DC)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $21.64 per hour ($45,000) to start

Meridian Institute is pleased to announce the opening of the tenth annual application cycle for our Ruckelshaus Fellowship Program! The Ruckelshaus Fellowship is an opportunity for early-career professionals to contribute to Meridian’s mission—to play hands on roles in helping people collaborate to solve complex problems and implement solutions that improve lives, the environment, and the economy. While each fellowship experience is unique, past Fellows have worked on issues as diverse as climate policy, global and domestic food security, water management, data for social good, and global resilience, among others. The Fellowship is a two-year, full-time position with Meridian, and applicants who are selected will begin work in June 2021.

Ecological Restoration and Trail Crew Members and Crew Leads - Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust

Posted on: December 9, 2020

Contact Email: apply@mtsgreenway.org

Website: https://mtsgreenway.org/about/careers/

Location: Issaquah (WA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $18-$20/hour

We hiring seasonal ecological restoration and trail crew members and crew leads for our 2021 field season. Our Restoration Crew identifies, surveys for, and controls invasive weeds, plants native trees, collects monitoring data, and maintains ecological restoration projects in partnership with public land management agencies throughout the Mountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Area. Our Trails Crew maintains and builds hiking, biking and equestrian trails throughout the Greenway and supports priority restoration projects early in the season. These are 9-month seasonal positions with the possibility of extension and the opportunity of annual renewal.

Apply by 1/5/21

Training and Support Manager - Youth Outside

Posted on: December 9, 2020

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Website: https://youthoutside.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Training-and-Support-Manager.pdf

Location: Oakland (CA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $55,000-$60,000


Youth Outside advances racial justice and equity in the outdoor and environmental movement. We shift resources to, build power with, and center the voices and leadership of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color because the health of current and future generations demands it.

Youth Outside’s consultancy work is called Training and Support, and is one of five programs of Youth Outside. The Training and Support Manager is responsible for the ongoing management of our client portfolio and will join the Training and Support team in supporting clients with our suite of consultation services. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, securing new client partnerships, maintaining new and existing relationships...

Saint Joseph's College of Maine Admissions assistant - AmeriCorps

Posted on: December 9, 2020

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Website: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=99734

Location: Standish (ME)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: stipend + living allowance

This position will assist the Admissions team to strengthen college access for under-served populations in Maine. Working with high schools and social service organizations that serve diverse populations, the VISTA will liaison with college counselors and recruit student volunteers to support new college applicants by working with after school groups and parents to increase understanding of the value of higher education, assisting with paperwork, identifying/applying for scholarships, and more. The VISTA will compile a best practice handbook to be used by future VISTA volunteers, the Admission team, and the future Diversity Officer.

Scientists in Parks - Geological Society of America

Posted on: December 9, 2020

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Website: https://www.geosociety.org/GSA/Education_Careers/Field_Experiences/sip/GSA/fieldexp/sip/home.aspx

Location: Multiple locations nationwide (MT)

Opportunity Type: Internship

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $400/week + housing stipend or housing provided

Apply by 24 January 2021
Geoscientists-in-the-Parks (GIP) is uniting with related National Park Service (NPS) programs to create Scientists in Parks (SIP), a new NPS program that will offer the opportunities previously found through the GIP program, and much more. The new program model helps strengthen the framework for providing science-related, career-building experiences in partnership with NPS.

GeoCorps Program - GeoCorps The Geological Society of America

Posted on: December 9, 2020

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Website: https://www.geosociety.org/GSA/Education_Careers/Field_Experiences/GeoCorps_America/GSA/fieldexp/GeoCorps/about.aspx

Location: Multiple locations nationwide (MN)

Opportunity Type: Internship

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $10.95/hour + housing stipend or housing provided

Application Deadline: 3 February
- We invite the full participation of individuals currently being underserved in STEM career fields. This includes, but is not limited to, individuals from racially and/or ethnically diverse communities, individuals with disabilities, individuals from LGBTIQ+ communities, all gender identities, and individuals who experience intersectionality with one or more of these identities.
- Applicants do not need to be an enrolled student to apply. We welcome applications from undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent graduates with a college or advanced degree. In some cases we have had post-docs, teachers, and retirees participate.
- We welcome applicants from diverse disciplines

Community Scholarship program - The San Diego Foundation

Posted on: December 9, 2020

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Website: https://www.sdfoundation.org/students/community-scholarship-program/

Location: San Diego (CA)

Opportunity Type: Scholarship

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: tbd

Scholarships are available for: Graduating high school seniors, undergraduates, graduate, medical and professional school students and adult re-entry students who are attending community colleges, four-year universities, career/technical schools, teaching credential programs and graduate, medical or professional schools in the United States.
Apply by February 3, 2021 at 2 p.m. (PST)