Location: Clackamas, OR
Closing Date: 4/30/15 or until filled
More Information: www.clackamasriver.org
The Clackamas River Basin Council (CRBC), is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, working to foster partnerships for clean water and to improve fish and wildlife habitat and the quality of life for those who live, work and recreate in the watershed. CRBC is led by a 27 member Board of Directors and we work closely with local agencies, organizations, landowners and volunteers to implement the Oregon Plan for Salmon and Watersheds. CRBC offices are located in Gladstone, Oregon, just minutes from the confluence of the Clackamas and Willamette Rivers, and less than 15 miles from downtown Portland. Our work takes us throughout the watershed though it is primarily focused in the lower portions of the basin, in and around the communities of Estacada, Sandy, Boring, Damascus, Happy Valley and Gladstone.
This full-time position’s primary duty will be to support the Clackamas River Basin Council’s riparian enhancement projects involving invasive species management and revegetation. These tasks will include overseeing work crews, performing site surveys, planning, implementation, monitoring and data entry, in order to complete revegetation activities on both public and private properties, as identified by staff. The Field Specialist will work closely with CRBC personnel, work crews, landowners, partners and volunteers to fulfill both programmatic goals and uphold organization mission.
Duties and Responsibilities:
This non-exempt 40 hour per week position involves a multiple task and teamwork approach, requiring organized time management and project tracking. The position reports to the Project Manager and is supervised by the Executive Director. Position includes both office and field-based activities. Flexible work schedule involving seasonal long field days, and/or attendance at evening and weekend events will be required.
Send cover letter and resume to Jenny@clackamasriver.org, or Clackamas River Basin Council, Attn: Jenny Dezso, PO Box 1869, Clackamas, OR 97015. Email submission is preferred. Resume/cover letter review will begin April 30th, 2015 and continue until position is filled.