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The Nature Conservancy is the leading conservation organization working to make a positive impact for people and nature around the world in 69 countries, all 50 United States, major US cities and in 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.
The Nature Conservancy offers competitive compensation, 401k or savings-plan matching for eligible employees, excellent benefits, flexible work policies and a collaborative work environment. We also provide professional development opportunities and promote from within. As a result, you will find a culture that supports and inspires conservation achievement and personal development, both within the workplace and beyond.
The Stewardship Coordinator performs and participates in preserve and easement stewardship including, but not limited to, ecological monitoring, conservation easement monitoring, facilities maintenance, and outreach. A primary function will be to supervise a group of seasonal staff to conduct stewardship activities. The position will be based in Boulder, CO with significant travel (2-5 days per week) to properties located across eastern Colorado and possibly other parts of the state. The term of the position is expected to be May 22, 2017 to October 20, 2017.
The Stewardship Coordinator will be responsible for conducting monitoring on preserves and conservation easements for biodiversity health and legal compliance. Work will include collecting various types of data in the field, including using GPS and GIS software, assembling and analyzing data, and producing maps and reports. The Stewardship Coordinator will supervise and coordinate a group of four seasonal staff to conduct stewardship activities. The Stewardship Coordinator will ensure collection of accurate monitoring and research data, implementation of property management plans, and completion of other activities aimed to build program and community support. This position will assist with maintaining preserve infrastructure, tools, and equipment, including vehicles.
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ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
AUTO SAFETY POLICY
This position requires a valid driver's license and compliance with the Conservancy's Auto Safety Program. Employees may not drive Conservancy-owned/leased vehicles, rental cars, or personal vehicles on behalf of the Conservancy if considered "high risk drivers." Please see further details in the Auto Safety Program document available at www.nature.org/careers.
Employment in this position will be contingent upon completion of a Vehicle Use Agreement, which may include a review of the prospective employee's motor vehicle record.
HOW TO APPLY
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The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Our commitment to diversity includes the recognition that our conservation mission is best advanced by the leadership and contributions of men and women of diverse backgrounds, beliefs and culture. Recruiting and mentoring staff to create an inclusive organization that reflects our global character is a priority and we encourage applicants from all cultures, races, colors, religions, sexes, national or regional origins, ages, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military, protected veteran status or other status protected by law.
The successful applicant must meet the requirements of The Nature Conservancy's background screening process.