Land Trust Jobs

When we hear of a job opportunity related to Wisconsin conservation, we post it. If nothing appears below, then we know of no current openings. Sorry.  To submit a job announcement, or if you are a student looking for an internship opportunity with Gathering Waters, email info@gatheringwaters.org. Photo courtesy of Jessica Bolwahn.

Conservation Stewardship Program Director with Minnesota Land Trust

Application Deadline: May 9th, 2014
Start Date: TBD

The Conservation Stewardship Program Director is responsible for managing all aspects Minnesota Land Trust’s conservation easement portfolio once an easement has been completed. This includes easement monitoring, volunteer management, risk management and easement enforcement, addressing requests for approvals and interpretations, tracking data, and periodic reports to the Executive Director, Board of Directors and select state agencies.

» Conservation Stewardship Program Director Position Description


Real Estate Operations Section Chief - Career Executive with the DNR

Application Deadline: May 8th, 2014
Start Date: TBD

The Facilities and Land Bureau is seeking a Natural Resources Program Manager to serve as the Real Estate Operations Section Chief. Under general supervision of the Deputy Bureau Director the NR Real Estate Operations Section Chief is responsible for the direction, administration and coordination of complex and technical real estate programs. This position will be located in our central office located in downtown Madison.

» Real Estate Operations Section Chief Position Description


Executive Director with Aldo Leopold Nature Center

Application Deadline: April 30th, 2014
Start Date: TBD

The Aldo Leopold Nature Center is seeking an Executive Director to oversee all of the organization’s executive and administrative, human resource, community engagement, and finance functions, and to lead ALNC to success as we continue toward the long-term goals of our strategic plan.

» Executive Director Position Description


Conservation Specialist with Mississippi Valley Conservancy

Application Deadline: Untill Filled
Start Date: TBD

The Conservation Specialist will join a growing and dynamic organization and assist with all aspects of land conservation and protection in the Mississippi Valley Conservancy (MVC) territory (La Crosse, Buffalo, Trempealeau, Jackson, Richland, Monroe, Vernon, Crawford and Grant Counties).  With the assistance of MVC staff and volunteers, the Conservation Specialist will work with private landowners, federal, state, and local units of government, conservation organizations, and citizen groups to accomplish on-the-ground protection of southwestern Wisconsin’s blufflands, prairies wetlands, and working lands.

» Conservation Specialist Position Description


Land Manager with Schlitz Audubon

Application Deadline: Untill Filled
Start Date: TBD

The Land Manager is responsible for planning and implementing a comprehensive land management program at the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center to include the stewardship of a 40 acre river parcel 3.5 miles to the west of the Nature Center’s main campus.  S/he will be responsible for the stewardship of the property for educational, scientific, recreational and cultural purposes to benefit current and future generations.

» Land Manager Position Description

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