As our Water Scientist, you develop and apply the scientific evidence base to guide The Nature Conservancy’s water related conservation strategies across Oregon. You’ll work with multiple teams of conservation practitioners and scientists, and provide technical and scientific leadership and support. In this role, you will be a leading voice for science within the Conservancy and with external partners and policy makers.
In case you’re not familiar, The Nature Conservancy is the leading conservation organization working to make a positive impact around the world in more than 72 countries, all 50 United States, and your neighborhood. Founded in 1951, the mission of The Nature Conservancy is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. One of our core values is our commitment to diversity therefore we are committed to a globally diverse and culturally competent workforce. Visit www.nature.org/aboutus to learn more.
As a leader in Oregon’s conservation community, our team of scientists and problem solvers protects and restores the iconic landscapes and inspiring locations that define our great state. From working to reduce the severity of fires in our forests and designing our clean water future to developing innovative technologies with fisherman and ranchers that sustainably protect both nature and livelihoods, The Nature Conservancy is building a future where people and nature thrive together.
The ideal candidate will have a background and track record that includes:
Some desired knowledge, skills and experience that would be helpful:
The preferred hiring range for this position is $69,000-$74,200/year.
Interested in finding out more? Review the full description and application link here (https://bit.ly/2AAVG3z) or visit www.nature.org/careers and enter job ID 47246 in the keywords search.
Applications must be submitted by 8:59 PM PST on February 5, 2019 to be considered.