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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 info@texaslandtrustcouncil.org to inquire about adding a job posting to this site.

 

ORGANIZATION: The Conservation Fund

POSITION: Texas Field Representative

LOCATION: any location, TX

At The Conservation Fund, we make conservation work for America. By creating solutions that make environmental and economic sense, we are redefining conservation to demonstrate its essential role in our future prosperity. Top-ranked for efficiency and effectiveness, we have worked in all 50 states since 1985 to protect more than 8.5 million acres of land. Every project places conservation at its center, and our entrepreneurial staff create and implement innovative, practical ways to benefit the natural world and the well-being of Americans from every walk of life. We inspire new, innovative models that prove strategic conservation is good for both people and the environment.

The Texas Field Representative will seek, maintain, and complete a portfolio of conservation real estate projects throughout Texas. Projects may include, but are not limited to, ecologically sensitive tracts, conservation easements on private lands, historically significant sites, recreational trails, and mitigation lands for federal, state, local and private partners. The Texas Field Representative will work cooperatively with landowners, government agencies, and other partners to initiate projects, secure funding, and shepherd projects through the acquisition process. Location within Texas negotiable.

https://www.conservationfund.org/images/Conservation_Acquisitions_Texas_Field_Representative.pdf

 

ORGANIZATION: Bayou Land  Conservancy

POSITION: Stewardship Manager

LOCATION: Houston, Texas 

Bayou Land Conservancy seeks a skilled natural resources professional dedicated to upholding the conservation values on BLC’s protected lands in the Houston region, and committed to sharing your passion for our local ecology to a wide range of stakeholders. This position will provide leadership in BLC’s conservation fieldwork and stewardship projects that improve the environmental conditions of the lands protected by BLC with a focus on the Lake Houston watershed. Promote and raise the profile of conservation efforts along river and bayou corridors, other properties with significant wildlife habitat value, and places where family recreation can occur in harmony with nature.

This position will provide leadership in Bayou Land Conservancy (BLC)’s conservation fieldwork and stewardship projects that improve the environmental conditions of the lands protected by BLC with a focus on the Lake Houston watershed. Promote and raise the profile of conservation efforts along river and bayou corridors, other properties with significant wildlife habitat value and, places where family recreation can occur in harmony with nature. Support BLC’s mission to preserve land along streams for flood control, clean water, and wildlife. Comply with Land Trust Standards and Practices set by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission.

For complete information and job description: https://www.bayoulandconservancy.org/job-postings

Resumes can be sent to info@bayouland.org. No phone calls please.

 

ORGANIZATION: Galveston Bay Foundation

POSITION: Environmental Educators

LOCATION: Houston, TX

The Galveston Bay Foundation (GBF) seeks part-time Environmental Educators to assist in delivering field-based Environmental STEM Education programs. GBF’s Environmental STEM Education programs provide classroom and place-based educational experiences focused on Galveston Bay to over 10,000 students and teachers each year. Selected candidates can expect to work 5-30 hours per week on an as-needed basis in a variety of field environments. They must be able to work up to 10 hours on some dates, depending on the scheduled event; working weekends is possible. Educators will be trained in field safety, group management, and specific activities and lessons for education programs. For a detailed job description, including qualifications, requirements, and compensation, visit www.galvbay.org/jobs. The positions remain open until filled. To apply, email your resume and cover letter to cwilems@galvbay.org.

 

ORGANIZATION: Galveston Bay Foundation

POSITION: Governmental Affairs Manager

LOCATION: Houston, TX

The Galveston Bay Foundation (GBF) seeks a full-time, experienced Governmental Affairs Manager to cultivate relationships with elected officials and agency leadership at all levels to advance GBF’s policy and programmatic goals, providing staff with the expertise to carry out legislative and advocacy strategies to advance the mission of the organization. In addition to the role of legislative liaison, the Governmental Affairs Manager directs specific policy initiatives and responds to requests for assistance with policy issues, pursuant to the organization’s agenda. For a detailed job description, including duties, qualifications, requirements, and compensation, visit www.galvbay.org/jobs. To apply, email cover letter and resume to jobs@galvbay.org. Please reference position title in subject line of e-mail.