Job Opening: Conservation Specialist
Status: Full- time
Full Description can be found on our website.
The Intervale Center seeks a dynamic, mission-driven natural resource professional to join our team in Burlington, Vermont. For almost 30 years, the Intervale Center has led a community food revolution that sustains farms, land and people. We have pioneered farm and food innovations like Community Supported Agriculture, commercial composting, riparian restoration, farm business incubation, and gleaning and food hub development.
This position will fill an essential role as we deepen our conservation impact on Vermont’s natural resources and water quality landscape. S/he will work with our Farm Services team and Conservation Nursery enterprise as well as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Partners for Fish and Wildlife program works on private land throughout Vermont to restore habitat for the benefit of migratory birds, inter-jurisdictional fish, and federally listed species.
Send a resume, cover letter, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please. Deadline to apply is March 24, 2017. Compensation is commensurate with experience and includes health, dental and limited wellness benefits. This position will remain open until filled.
The Intervale Center is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.
About the Intervale Center
The Intervale Center is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization in Burlington, Vermont. Our mission is to strengthen community food systems. Since 1988, we’ve been dedicated to improving farm viability, promoting sustainable land use and engaging our community in the food system. We’re helping to build a community food system that honors producers, values good food and enhances quality of life for Burlington and beyond!