Houston Audubon is seeking a Conservation Director, who will lead science, policy and monitoring efforts for the organization and be responsible for developing and implementing priority conservation strategies for the benefit of birds, communities, and the places they need to thrive on the Upper Texas Coast. The Conservation Director will oversee the work of the Bird-Friendly Communities Program and manage capital, restoration, and facilities projects in collaboration with Houston Audubon operations and sanctuary managers. The successful candidate will also collaborate with natural resource agencies, universities, and private conservation organizations to build and maintain an ongoing network of subject matter expertise on issues affecting birds and bird conservation. This role will also work closely with the Development Department to provide subject matter expertise for funding proposals and should be able to communicate conservation priorities to funders in both presentations and through written materials. For the full job description and application instructions, visit houstonaudubon.org.
The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center is seeking a Weekend Receptionist/Nature Shop Attendant. For full job description and application instructions, visit houstonarboretum.org. This employee \will represent the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center by greeting guests, answering questions (both in person and over the phone), and aiding other staff members when necessary. This position is fun and invigorating, and requires an individual who excels at multi-tasking and customer needs. For full job description and application instructions, visit houstonarboretum.org.
The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center is seeking a Conservation Director, who will be responsible for the management of the Conservation Team regarding the grounds budget, staff work schedules, native habitat restoration, exotic and invasive species control, infrastructure maintenance, visitor safety, and public/volunteer interaction. Additionally, the Conservation Director is responsible for overseeing the management and long term-scientific monitoring of the site’s various ecosystems while providing guidance and leadership regarding native landscape areas that function as gardens. For full job description and application instructions, visit houstonarboretum.org.