The Hammond River Angling Association is looking for a full-time Conservation Project Coordinator to work with our team on a variety of projects within the Hammond River Watershed.
The Hammond River Angling Association’s (HRAA) mandate is to protect and preserve the Hammond River watershed through education, conservation and community interaction. The HRAA has engaged in many Atlantic salmon habitat and population enhancement programs since its inception. Some of these programs include stocking fish, electrofishing for juvenile salmon, salmon spawning assessments, wetland restoration projects and bank stabilization by tree planting. The HRAA also runs an environmental summer camp, a school education program and community education volunteer activities to promote watershed stewardship.
HRAA is seeking an energetic and dynamic Conservation Project Coordinator interested in watershed conservation, community outreach and environmental conservation.
We are seeking a results-oriented person, with a deep understanding of the scientific process, field data collection and analysis. This person will have the ability to identify clear goals and objectives for HRAA Science programs with the guidance of the Center Manager. Applicants should have a strong interest in ecological research, and be happy to spend many hours in the field under variable conditions.
The successful candidate will work on a variety of projects in the Hammond River Watershed including wetland monitoring, riparian restoration, water quality testing and fish population assessments. Tasks may include mapping wetlands, analyzing wetland function, tree-planting, assistance with electrofishing, tagging fish, and site preparation for wetland restoration efforts.
Duties and Responsibilities
Reporting to the Conservation Center Manager, the Conservation Project Coordinator will be responsible for leading the development, and execution of projects involving:
Terms of Employment
Interested applicants should forward their cover letter and resume as a single pdf document with the words “Conservation Project Coordinator” in the subject line to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Nov 20 2019 ID: 55032