Daily Archives: December 2, 2013

Climate Change Specialist, Winrock Int’l (Guinea)

The climate change specialist will serve on a three-person core baseline study team to conduct a thorough baseline study for the climate change integration component focused on academic institutions. The assignment will be approximately 32 days, beginning last week of January with home base preparation, then field visits during February, final week at home base preparing baseline study and recommendations. For more information, and to apply, applicants should submit a current resume and cover letter referencing Climate Change Specialist/Academic Institutions to Johnnie Frueauff, Program Associate, jfrueauff@winrock.org

Regional Marine and Coastal Program Coordinator, IUCN Program (Dakar, Senegal)

The IUCN Programme for Central and West Africa, PACO, seeks to recruit its Regional Marine and Coastal Programme Coordinator in charge of marine and coastal issues, including biodiversity conservation, fisheries management, integrated management and governance of coastal areas, adaptation to climate change and disasters risks reduction. The MACO Coordinator will serve as both a senior member of the Regional Programme Team that delivers the technical programme of IUCN in Central and West Africa and the IUCN global Marine Programme team that helps set strategic direction and define priorities for IUCN’s broader engagement on Marine and Coastal issues. Learn more.

Senior Communications Office, Program on Forests (Washington, D.C.)

The Program on Forests (PROFOR) is seeking to hire a Senior Communications. Officer, based in Washington DC.
PROFOR finances forest-related analysis and processes that support the following goals: improving people¹s livelihoods through better management of forests and trees; enhancing forest law enforcement and governance; financing sustainable forest management; and coordinating forest policy across sectors. Learn more.

Earth Skill Instructor, Full Circle Earth (Woburn, MA)

Internship Schedule:   2-6 hours per day; 1 to 3 times per week. Internship Location:   90 Lexington Street, Woburn, MA 01801. Compensation: contingent on receiving funds; compensation in form of harvest a definite. Job Description: Duties will include working with youth and students from the local middle school and YMCA; in addition, working as a support for people with developmental disabilities.  For more information and to apply, contact: Mr. James Carnazza, Director/Co-founder, Phone: 978-317-2461, Email Address: Fullcircleearth@gmail.com

Environmental Interpretation Internships

$195 per week stipend with dormitory housing available. Must have well-developed communication skills and leadership ability; be able to work independently and as part of a team; experience working with children and adults preferred. Bachelor’s degree (or pursuing) in education, natural resources, or related field desired. Driver’s license necessary. Internship is 40 hrs/wk.   Contact: Patuxent Research Refuge, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop, Laurel, MD 20708-4027, Amy_Shoop@fws.gov