The Nature Conservancy Openings in Indiana

The Nature Conservancy Indiana Chapter has a couple of job openings that may be of interest!

Southern Lake Michigan Rim Project Director

TNC is looking for someone to build on the Conservancy’s strong reputation as a major conservation partner in northwest Indiana. This person will define and implement an innovative set of conservation strategies to benefit people and nature. For details and information on how to apply, CLICK HERE

Land Protection Specialist

This position will require someone to carry out strategies to acquire or otherwise secure land for the protection of ecologically significant areas, primarily in southern Indiana. Someone with great interpersonal communication skills and the ability to inspire trust with landowners is a plus. For details and information on how to apply, CLICK HERE.




Openings at the Illinois Environmental Council

The Illinois Environmental Council is looking to staff two positions: Federal Climate Campaign Director and City Energy Policy Coordinator.

The Federal Climate Campaign Director should have experience with coalitions, campaigns, outreach and organizing. Expertise in climate is a plus. This full-time position may be located in Chicago or Springfield. For more information and details on how to apply, CLICK HERE.

The City Energy Policy Coordinator position will be located in Chicago. Previous experience with climate and energy policy or working with Chicago’s city council is desired. This full-time position will require regular travel within the Chicagoland area and occasionally to Springfield. For more information and details on how to apply, CLICK HERE.

Applications for both positions must be received NO LATER THAN MARCH 1, 2021.



Friends of Illinois Nature Preserves Hiring

The Friends of Illinois Nature Preserves is a volunteer organization that is experiencing some growing pains. They are looking to hire some dedicated people who want to help protect and restore quality to the 594 Illinois Nature Preserves – in every part of this big state.

Nothing is cast in stone, and job descriptions and payment are negotiable at this point. Work would be done remotely.

Find out more on this unique opportunity HERE. The deadline for applications has been extended to Monday, February 15, 2021.


Land Stewardship Manager, Naperville location

The Conservation Foundation, headquartered in Naperville, Illinois, is looking for a part-time Land Stewardship Manager to assist in managing land, contracts, and work with conservation easement landowners and volunteers.

This position will be responsible for the ecological restoration, management and related maintenance of TCF’s natural areas, and also includes the management and coordination of stewardship volunteers.

For details on the position and where to apply, CLICK HERE.


Director opening at The Ridges Sanctuary

The Ridges Sanctuary, Inc. is looking for an executive director to lead the organization in a manner that fulfills its mission of inspiring stewardship of natural areas through educations programs, outreach and research.

This opportunity is in Bailey’s Harbor, Wisconsin, that has grown from its original 30-acre parcel to more than 1,600 acres of some of the most biologically diverse areas of Wisconsin.

The deadline to apply is Friday, August 14, 2020. For more information on the position and how to apply, CLICK HERE.