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.

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


Office Administrator with Geneva Lake Conservancy

Application Deadline: Until Filled
Start Date:

Geneva Lake Conservancy, (GLC) a private, non-profit, local land trust in Fontana, Wisconsin, seeks an Office Administrator to take on all financial and administrative activities of the Conservancy to allow the rest of the staff to maintain the momentum of the organization in Land Protection, Advocacy and Fundraising.  Additionally, this position would work with the Board to be the point person in coordinating efforts to update and document the organization’s processes and procedures in preparation Land Trust Alliance accreditation at some time in the future. Salary for this position is commensurate with experience.

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