Houston Botanic Garden seeks Horticulture Manager

The new Houston Botanic Garden is seeking a Horticulture Manager who will be  responsible for supporting all aspects of garden construction and horticulture maintenance within a 120-acre botanic garden. Essential job functions include contributing in the development of innovative garden design and plant selection, assessing the quality and condition of garden construction work, and managing day-to-day HBG property maintenance.

For a full job description, including responsibilities, education and experience, and application procedure, visit hbg.org.

TCEQ seeks Natural Resources Specialist

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is seeking a Natural Resources Specialist II for the Planning & Implementation Section/Water Quality Planning Division at its Houston office.

Among other duties, the Specialist will assist in the coordination and implementation of the Ensure Safe Human and Aquatic Life Use Action Plans; inform Science-Based Decision Making Action Plans and the Galveston Bay Regional Monitoring Plan of the Galveston Bay Plan, 2nd Edition of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; and provide support in the development and implementation of initiatives with bay stakeholders to protect and restore water and sediment quality.

For a full job description, including preferred and special requirements, conditions of employment and application instructions, visit tceq.texas.gov.

Public Citizen seeks Press Officer

Image result for Public CitizenPublic Citizen’s Texas office is currently seeking a press officer to be located in its office in Austin, Texas. Please pass along or post this position. This posting will be open until December 1, 2018. The Press Officer will work with the Director, Texas office staff, and D.C. communications staff to develop and execute media strategy for the Texas office. The Press Officer will be responsible for daily social media engagement, press releases and traditional media outreach, rapid response to current events and requests, blog and website maintenance, and engagement with the D.C. communications team and the Houston media collaborative. For more information, including full duties, qualifications, and application instructions, visit citizen.org.