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Meadow Restoration Ecologist

Deadline to Apply: 19 February, 2023

Location: Sierra Nevada/Hybrid

Position Description:

We are seeking a Senior Restoration Ecologist to bring science and expert knowledge to increase the pace, scale, and efficacy of meadow restoration in the Sierra Nevada ecosystem. By conducting ecological research, outreach, and partnering to identify the best places and practices to restore and manage meadows in the face of climate change, the ecological benefits of restoration and protection activities will be maximized. The Senior Restoration Ecologist will also help partners incorporate climate-smart principles into their prioritizations, restoration designs, land protection strategies, and management plans.

Compensation and Benefits:

$72,245-$88,000 Annually, depending on experience. Point Blue provides a comprehensive benefit package including employer paid medical and dental for staff and 75% for dependents.  Other benefits include life insurance, long-term care, long- and short-term disability, flexible spending accounts, and retirement plans as well as time off benefits.

Qualifications:

This position requires a combination of education and experience equivalent to a Master’s degree in restoration ecology, conservation biology, ecology, environmental sciences, or related field; and 3 years of experience in restoration science, including 1 year of supervisory experience. PhD preferred.

To Apply:

To apply and view full job description, please click here: Meadow Restoration Ecologist.   If you encounter problems applying, please email rburnett@pointblue.org.

Point Blue is committed to increasing diversity, equity, and inclusion. We seek applicants from all backgrounds to join our teams. We strongly encourage applications from people with backgrounds that are under-represented in the conservation community.

Point Blue is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, disability status of an otherwise qualified individual, membership or application for membership in an uniformed service, or membership in any other class protected by applicable law and will make reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities to complete the application and/or participate in the interview process.