Habitat Restoration Technicians - Seasonal

Implement field-based riparian restoration efforts independently, as a team, and under the supervision of the Habitat Program Manager, Habitat Specialist, and any project partners to improve water and habitat quality and quantity. Restoration efforts typically include: controlling invasive species, installing native plants, maintaining project sites, vegetation monitoring, and assisting at volunteer events.

Employment period - July 1-November 30, 2019
Compensation - $16.00/hour + paid time off, paid holidays, professional development stipend, and medical benefit options
Location - Office located in Lake Stevens with daily work throughout King and Snohomish counties
Hours - Monday-Thursday, 7 AM – 5:30 PM with occasional weekend work

Full position description here

TO APPLY:

Send resume, cover letter, and three professional references with “Your Name – Habitat Technician” as the subject line via e-mail to jobs@soundsalmonsolutions.org no later than June 2, 2019 11:59pm. Late submissions will not be evaluated. Please no phone calls or office visits regarding the position opening.

Sound Salmon Solutions is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

Environmental Education Coordinator (Washington Service Corps Position)

Make a difference in the field of conservation through joining the Sound Salmon Solutions Education Team for 10.5 months/1,700 hours of service! Our Environmental Education Coordinator will coordinate and facilitate hands-on educational experiences for youth and adults in classrooms, at field sites, and at volunteer and outreach events throughout our service area. This full time service position begins September 16, 2019 and concludes at the end of July 2020.

Benefits include:

  • A monthly stipend of $1,945 (before deductions and withholdings)

  • $6,095 education award that can be used for future schooling or to pay off existing qualified student loan debt upon successful completion of the service term

  • Basic health insurance

  • Assistance with childcare costs

  • Student loan forbearance during the service term

For more information and to apply, please visit: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=74085.

This position is contingent on funding through the Washington Service Corps Program. Applications will be reviewed in the order in which they are received with interviews taking place until placement is filled.