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Lake Manager

Nov 16, 2017

Lake Ripley Management District

The Lake Ripley Management District (District) is a local, special-purpose unit of government dedicated to improving and protecting the water quality, ecological health, and recreational values of Lake Ripley. The District currently has an opening for a full-time, permanent, Lake Manager position. This position is based in Cambridge, Wisconsin, and will operate under the direction and supervision of the District’s Board of Commissioners (reporting to the Board Chair). The Lake Manager is responsible for carrying out all programs and projects for which the District is involved.


Greenhouse Coordinator/Lead Grower

Nov 7, 2017

Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum

To apply, please visit the University of Michigan Careers website and search for Job ID 149909. A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Job Summary

Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum is seeking a regular, full time Greenhouse Coordinator / Lead grower to oversee the care of all plants and plant production in our greenhouses. The Greenhouse Coordinator will work with the Field Services team in support of research, teaching, public outreach, restoration, conservation, beautification and display.

Coastal Training Program Coordinator

Nov 5, 2017

LAKE SUPERIOR NATIONAL ESTUARINE RESEARCH RESERVE Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve; University of Wisconsin-Extension
APPLICATION DUE DATE: DECEMBER 3, 2017 COOPERATIVE EXTENSION VISION: To be a thriving, well-known and sought-out educational resource that reflects the rich diversity of the state. COOPERATIVE EXTENSION PURPOSE: We teach, learn, lead and serve, connecting people with the University of Wisconsin, and engaging with them in transforming lives and communities. WORKING TITLE: Coastal Training Program Coordinator (100%) OFFICIAL UW-EXTENSION TITLE: Outreach Program Manager I GEOGRAPHIC AREAS SERVED: Primarily serving northwest Wisconsin and northeast Minnesota, especially portions of Douglas (WI) and St. Louis (MN) Counties within the watershed of the St Louis River and boundaries of the Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve (Lake Superior Reserve)

Project Coordinator

Oct 27, 2017

River to River Cooperative Weed Management Area


AmeriCorps Field Crew Member

Oct 23, 2017

Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa

AmeriCorps Field Crew Members (ages 18-25) receive on-the-job training to learn natural resources management skills and put those skills into practice completing habitat restoration projects throughout the Midwest. Crews complete natural resource conservation projects such as tree planting, exotic species management, trail construction, stream bank stabilization, prescribed burning, wildland fire fighting and emergency response. Crew Members also get the chance to work alongside conservation professionals and explore career options within the environmental field.

Natural Resources Crew Member

Oct 9, 2017

Springfield Township (Oakland County, MI)

Job Title: Natural Resources Crew Member
Location: Springfield Township, MI
Employment Status: Temporary, Non-Exempt, approximately 35 hours per week
Required Education: High school diploma and 1 year’s training in science-related field or related experience in land management.
Reports To: Reports directly to Natural Resources Manager
Starting Salary: $11-$14/hour depending on experience and certifications.
Starting Date: TBD

MST Therapist

Sep 27, 2017

D.A. Blodgett - St. John's

Job Title: Multi-Systemic Therapist
Reports to: MST Supervisor
Beginning Salary Range: $34,000 - $40,000

Full-time Master’s level therapist, who is organized and highly engaging, for our MST (Multisystemic Therapy) program. MST is an evidenced-based therapy program to treat teenagers with delinquent behaviors by working with the parents as the change-agents. Therapy occurs in the home and community. LMSW, LPC, LMFT, or LP (limited or full license) is required and a minimum of one year of counseling experience is preferred. For more information about this position, please visit

Nature Preschool Program Assistant

Aug 24, 2017

Grand Traverse Conservation District

To promote the mission of the Grand Traverse Conservation District (GTCD) by supporting the activities of the Education Team, including developing and delivering environmental education preschool programs and representing the organization at the Boardman River Nature Center and throughout the community.

Reports to: Education Director/Education Assistant
Primary relationships: Education Team and students

Conservation Worker II

Jun 7, 2017

City of Ann Arbor, Natural Area Preservation

Conservation Worker II needed for employment with the City of Ann Arbor, MI, Natural Area Preservation (NAP).

Work with Natural Area Preservation Conservation Crew to:
• Manually remove invasive plant species from natural areas
• Apply herbicide for the control of invasive plant species
• Assist with prescribed ecological burns (spring and fall)
• Maintain and construct trails
• Lead volunteer workdays and other environmental stewardship activities
• Collect, process, store and sow seed from native plants
• Keep detailed, accurate records of all work performed
• Assist in implementing stewardship plans and collecting ecological data from natural areas