Current Job Openings with Texas Land Trusts

Related land trust job announcements will be posted on this page for up to 3 months from date of posting.  If interested in applying for a position, please contact the appropriate person or email address listed in the job posting below. Contact to inquire about adding a job posting to this site.


Galveston Bay Foundation

Location: Galveston, TX

Position: Field Technician

The Galveston Bay Foundation (GBF) seeks one (1) temporary, full-time field technician to conduct and promote habitat management and restoration activities on conserved lands throughout the Galveston Bay watershed. GBF protects more than 8,000 acres and is looking for dedicated students, recent graduates, or other interested applicants to assist with conservation management and restoration activities. GBF staff will provide training, supervision, and direct feedback throughout the term of employment. Additionally, the position will provide career development skills to improve prospects for future employment in the conservation field. GBF is looking to fill one position for 15 weeks, from September 1 through December 18, 2020 (not including Thanksgiving week). For a detailed job description, including duties, qualifications, requirements, and compensation, visit To apply, e-mail a letter of inquiry stating your interest in the position, references, and resume to by August 14, 2020. Please reference the position title in the subject line.


The Nature Conservancy- Texas

Location: TBD

Position: State Director

The Nature Conservancy is seeking a strong, innovative Texas State Director as we execute on our ambitious conservation goals. A trusted name in conservation within the state and beyond, The Nature Conservancy in Texas has worked since 1964 to protect the state’s cherished landscapes and develop sound science to support ecology, economy, public health and equity. With a strong and talented staff located across the state, a diverse Board of Trustees comprised of 31 members, regional advisory boards, and a resilient, robust program in place, this role offers a unique opportunity to design and implement a strategic approach to Texas’ conservation priorities—and to help shape a resilient, equitable future for the Lone Star State.

The Texas State Director drives the Texas Chapter’s conservation strategy, public policy leadership, brand equity marketing and fundraising functions. She/ he works closely with the Texas Board of Trustees to create and implement the Chapter’s conservation strategies in alignment with The Nature Conservancy’s Shared Conservation Agenda priorities.

Visit and apply online with required cover letter & resume to Job ID 48695 . All resumes and cover letters must be submitted through The Nature Conservancy’s online application system. The application deadline is June 14, 2020. If you experience technical problems with the site or application process, please contact and include the Job ID.

CONTACT WITH QUESTIONS OR REFERRALS: Carol Hodge, Senior Executive Recruiter;