Check back frequently to find land conservation careers opportunities across the Pacific Northwest. 

Community Stewardship Associate, Forterra

Priority deadline: September 1, 2020

The Community Stewardship Associate at Forterra will serve as the team’s youth events specialist.  This position will assist in creating youth programming, recruiting volunteers, supporting and training volunteers, leading youth and adult volunteers, and providing event logistics expertise and organization. This position will work collaboratively on projects primarily in South King County but will also work in Snohomish County and other locations.  For details and to apply, please click here.

Stewardship Assistant, Whatcom Land Trust

Open until filled

Whatcom Land Trust is searching for a Stewardship Assistant to assist the Stewardship Director with the implementation of day-to-day land management actions. You will be part of a team that develops stewardship projects and upholds the Whatcom Land Trust’s stewardship obligations for land management. You will also responsible for helping the organization build and maintain positive relationships with the public, volunteers, neighboring landowners, and partners.  This position is currently full time hourly, based in Bellingham, WA.  For more information on the position and how to apply, click here..

Director of Philanthropy, San Juan Preservation Trust

Application reviews begins Aug. 17
Location: San Juan Islands, WA

The San Juan Preservation Trust is seeking its next Director of Philanthropy, who will work with the Executive Director, Board of Trustees, and professional staff to lead in creating and implementing all strategic fundraising initiatives. Responsibilities include overseeing and evaluating annual membership campaigns; major donor and planned giving strategies, including donor stewardship and recognition; capital campaigns; donor events; and public relations related to development. See the full job description and application instructions here.

Farmland Conservation Manager, PCC Farmland Trust

Open until filled

PCC Farmland Trust (“The Trust”) is hiring a Farmland Conservation Manager to develop, manage, and complete farmland conservation transactions in line with the Trust’s land protection priorities with a focus on the South Puget Sound geography, particularly Pierce County. The office is located in Seattle, with the option for remote work.  The successful candidate will ensure the Trust meets its core mission of protecting our region’s most threatened prime agricultural lands by building positive relationships with landowners, maintaining strategic governmental partnerships, and developing and implementing conservation easement and fee simple land conservation transactions. The successful candidate will also have experience working to increase diversity in land conservation and stewardship. For the full description, including details on how to apply, check out: Conservation Manager 2020 posting_final.

Food & Farming Manager, Sustainable Connections

Closing Soon!

Sustainable Connections is hiring for a Food & Farming Manager.  This position reports directly to the Executive Director and manages the Food & Farming (F&F) Program. The Food & Farming Manager is responsible for managing the Food & Farming Program budget, outreach for the Eat Local First Campaign, Food & Farming annual events & publications, the Food To Bank On (FTBO) project, and other program deliverables. For more information, please check out the full description and details.

Volunteer Coordinator (AmeriCorps), Nisqually Land Trust

Rolling Deadline
Location: Olympia, WA

As the Nisqually Land Trust Volunteer Coordinator, the AmeriCorps member will engage South Puget Sound community members as volunteers in outreach, stewardship and habitat restoration activities that further the mission of the Land Trust. This 10½-month position begins in September or October 2020. It is offered through a partnership with the Washington Service Corps AmeriCorps Program and the AmeriCorps member will receive a stipend through Washington Service Corps.  Click here for the full description and information on how to apply.