Membership and Outreach Coordinator (Reno/Sparks area)
The Membership and Outreach Coordinator works with the Director of Development to manage the organization's supporters and donors, and ensures that all donors are properly acknowledged and appreciated. We're looking for someone with database skills, an outgoing personality, and an enthusiasm for public lands and conservation. Position details and how to apply: Membership and Outreach Coordinator job advertisement.
Seasonal Employment/AmeriCorps Opportunities
AmeriCorps Springs Monitoring Technician (Southern Nevada) - 1700 Hour AmeriCorps Position
Friends of Nevada Wilderness is bringing on two AmeriCorps Springs Monitoring Technicians to support spring monitoring efforts throughout Southern Nevada in 2020-2021. The Technicians will sample spring water quality, assist in spring restoration, support outreach communication and activities, and conduct data entry. The Technician may have the opportunity to conduct more intensive surveying of riparian vegetation or engage in invertebrate/vertebrate identification, soil/rock type classification, in-depth water chemistry analysis, or other sampling tasks depending on skills and interests. This position will involve a combination of field and office work. Position details and how to apply (by August 15, 2020 or until filled) can be found at AmeriCorps_Spring_Monitoring_1700hr_2020.pdf.
Partner Employment Opportunities
Nevada Conservation League (NCL) is hiring a dynamic, engaged, and inclusive Executive Director. The Executive Director (ED) is responsible for continuing to build a strong, effective, and powerful organization, with a focus on fundraising, organizational equity work, and collaboration with strategic partners. The ED reports to the NCL Board of Directors and manages the staff of the organization. The announcement is posted at https://nevadaconservationleague.org/jobs-with-ncl/executive-director/ and is open until filled.
Eastern Nevada Landscape Coalition (ENLC) a 501(c) (3) non-profit conservation organization located in Ely, Nevada, is looking for a new Executive Director to replace its long-term Executive Director who is retiring at the end of 2020. ENLC’s mission and primary concern is the restoration of the dynamic, diverse, resilient landscapes of the Great Basin through education, research, advocacy, partnerships, and the implementation of on-the-ground projects. The announcement is posted at https://www.envlc.org/employment/executive-director/.
Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
Friends of Nevada Wilderness is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to being a place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, to stay, and to do their best work. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
Employer of National Service
We support service to community, with national and international impact, and the ability to make a difference. As an Employer of National Service, we encourage former AmeriCorps and Peace Corps service volunteers to apply with us.