We’re looking for an enthusiastic team member to assist in habitat restoration projects with Point Blue’s Students and Teachers Restoring A Watershed program (STRAW). The Lead Restoration Technician will help in a primarily field-based role to facilitate K-12 student and staff planting days, lead work groups and apprentices, organize logistics, maintain sites working independently, and assist team members. This role will support STRAW’s fast-growing programming in the South Bay with opportunity for career growth and future promotion.
Core responsibilities of the position include:
Qualifications & Requirements
Full Time: This is a 40 hour a week position, Monday-Friday. Saturday work may be required periodically. This position will start August 29th with the potential for indefinite employment.
The applicant will need transportation to our headquarters in Petaluma. This position operates throughout the Bay Area in remote field locations with uneven terrain, limited vehicle access, limited cell phone reception, and sometimes in a solitary capacity. Must be able to work in adverse weather conditions such as rain, heat, wind, and cold temperatures.
Salary will range between $20-$25/hr, depending on previous experience. Full time technicians receive health insurance, paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave with a 401k plan with employer match contribution after 500 hours of employment.
How to Apply
Submit resume and application via this form by Sunday, July 24th at 11:59pm. Paper copies are also available outside of the Point Blue offices, and we are able to accommodate sending a copy and receiving an application through postal mail or fax.
If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Benson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1(707)781-2555 ext 305.
STRAW is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusivity in all aspects of programming and highly encourages racially marginalized individuals to apply for this position.
About Point Blue
Point Blue Conservation Science (Point Blue, formerly PRBO), based in Petaluma, California, is a growing and internationally renowned nonprofit with over 160 staff and scientists. Founded in 1965 and working from California to Antarctica, we advance conservation of nature for wildlife and people through science, partnerships, and outreach. Our scientists work closely with wildlife managers, private landowners, ranchers, farmers, other scientists, major conservation groups, and federal, state, and local government agencies. Our highest priority today is to increase the pace, scale, and impact of climate-smart conservation. Learn more by exploring this site.
Point Blue is an equal 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 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.