Wetland Jobs Board

In addition to the job postings below, ASWM has compiled a list of links to water resources and/or wetland-related job postings.  Click here.  To submit a wetland-related job announcement to the ASWM site, send the job title, a brief description, a link to the full description, closing date, relevant contact info and website to sharon@aswm.org

Job: Environmental Program Coordinator/Educator, FL

The Charlotte Harbor Environmental Center, Inc., (CHEC) located in Punta Gorda, Florida is seeking an Environmental Program Coordinator/Educator. This position serves as the CHEC “ambassador” responsible for positively influencing program participants and volunteers with the knowledge and attitudes about natural resources and cultivating positive behavioral changes that help protect our natural environment. This position reports to CHEC’s Chief Executive Officer. For more information, click here. Position open until September 14, 2014.

Student Trainee (Biology) (Pathways Internship), WV

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Department of the Army Pathways Internship Program seeks a parat-time Student Trainee in Biology located in Huntington, West Virginia.  Position is open to current students in an accredited college (including 4-year colleges/universities, community colleges, and junior colleges); professional, technical, vocational, and trade school; advanced degree programs; or other qualifying educational institution pursuing a qualifying degree or certificate. For more information, click here. Job No. SWGJ141600251202824P. Apply by September 18, 2014.

Job: Research Assistantship in Ecohydrology, Mississippi State University

A PhD/Masters Research Assistantship is available in the field of ecohydrology in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Mississippi State University (USA). This position will involve research to conduct an integrated ecosystem assessment in the Gulf of Mexico that focuses on oysters and their related ecosystem services.   Students will be supported through a stipend as well as paid tuition and insurance. Preferred Background and Experience: Applicants with a Master’s degree and computer modeling experience will be given preference. Students with a BS and seeking a Master’s degree will also be considered.  Applicants with a degree in engineering and experience with wetlands ecology, hydrology, and coastal systems are encouraged to apply. Please apply by emailing your CV and transcript to alinhoss@abe.msstate.edu. For more information on the HydroEcology Lab, click here.


Postdoc Position: Quantitative Analyses of Marine Ecosystem Climate Change Impacts, Texas A&M Univ.

Drs. Derek Hogan and Chris Bird at Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi are seeking a post-doc to help lead quantitative analyses of climate change impact, data gap analysis, and management prioritization for the Marianas Trench, Rose Atoll (Samoa), Pacific Remote Islands (Line Islands) Marine National Monuments. The position is part of an NOAA- funded project on assessing the impact of climate change on select Marine National Monuments and involves a close collaboration with Dr. Kim Selkoe at UC Santa Barbara. The post-doc will help lead spatial analyses to model the vulnerability of marine ecosystems and the intensity of climate change threats in order to compute and map impacts.


Job: Environmental Scientist, Columbia, SC

Three Oaks Engineering is seeking an exceptional individual to join their growing South Carolina practice. They are looking for an environmental scientist with at least ten years of experience to perform natural resource analyses; specifically wetland delineation, threatened and endangered species surveys, permitting, and document preparation.  Experience with NEPA documents, public involvement, and GIS is a plus. The successful candidate will establish and grow a natural resource practice within the firm.  Therefore, they are looking for an individual with an outstanding reputation within the environmental community. Please articulate in your cover letter your ability to successfully market clients, win work, and manage projects and staff members.  This is an excellent ground floor opportunity for an ambitious individual looking to grow with a dynamic firm.  They intend to hire the best and brightest and have them retire from our firm.  Job hoppers need not apply. For more information, click here.

Job: Director of the David R. Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Cornell Univ., NY

Nominations and applications are invited for the position of Center Director of the David R. Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future (ACSF) at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. Cornell University, an internationally recognized research and land-grant institution, seeks a distinguished, dynamic and innovative leader to be the next Director for the Atkinson Center. Established in 2008 through a generous endowment, the Center advances multidisciplinary research in Energy, the Environment, and Economic Development and cultivates innovative collaborations within and beyond Cornell to foster a sustainable future for all. The Center operates consistent with Cornell's deeply held commitments to sustainability research, outreach, education and public engagement.  The next director has a unique opportunity to implement a vision that grows the Center to have a global impact at the intersection of research and application. For more information about the search including a full position description, click here

Job: Biology Department Chair at Stephen F. Austin State University, TX

The Biology Department at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas invites applications for a Department Chair. This is a full-time, 11- or 12-month, faculty position responsible for serving as the chief administrator of an academic department while exemplifying those faculty qualities most valued by the academic community: teaching excellence, scholarly and creative activities, and a commitment to university and community service. Responsible for the development and implementation of department, college and university policy; setting the tone of the department through daily interaction with colleagues and departmental staff; and serving as advocate for the department's needs to the administration and an interpreter of administrative policy to faculty members and students. The chair is an administrator, the quality of whose performance has fundamental impact on the success of the institution in attaining its specific goals. Works under minimal supervision, with extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. This is a security-sensitive position. Reports to the dean. For more information, click here. Posting No. 0603093. Complete applications received by October 1, 2014 are guaranteed full consideration, with an anticipated start date of September 2015.

Job: Pennsylvania Program Assistant, PA

 The Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania seeks an enthusiastic and creative person to join the Pennsylvania staff to assist in program development and project management in its efforts to Engage Local Communities, Connect People, and Heal the Land and Water in Central Pennsylvania and throughout the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. Primary duties of the Program Assistant position include assist the PA State Director and PA Program Manager to develop programs and work on a wide variety of water-quality related projects; organize and lead project meetings, presentations, and workshops for a variety of audiences; administrative duties and office management support; work alongside environmental and watershed organizations, local governments, agencies, businesses, residents, and other community stakeholders to achieve program objectives. For more information, click here. Closing date is September 23, 2014.