Reporting to: Land Protection Manager
Background: Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust (THTLT) is a regional community-based nonprofit organization founded in 1990 by a group of Tug Hill residents, and incorporated as an independent, nonprofit 501(c)3 organization in 1991. Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust serves the Tug Hill region and surrounding areas in northern New York State. THTLT was formed for two purposes:
THTLT was awarded National Accreditation by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission in February 2011 and was renewed in 2016.
Essential Functions: This position is being created as a PILOT to determine the right mix of land protection and stewardship duties necessary to accomplish THTLT’s conservation mission. We intend to begin the position as full-time seasonal from May or June until November, but there is a very good chance it could lead to a full time position with at least three years of dedicated funding. We will know in the next few months if all funding is approved.
Responsibilities include assisting land protection manager:
Knowledge and Skills:
The successful candidate will possess:
Applications are due by April 15, 2017, but will be reviewed as received. Applications (which will not be reviewed without a cover letter describing your interest and qualifications, your resume (in Word format), and three references) should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org, or Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust, P.O. Box 6063, Watertown, NY 13601. In order to expedite the internal sorting and reviewing process, please write your name (Last, First-Application) as the only contents in the subject line of your e-mail. More information about Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust may be found at: http://www.tughilltomorrowlandtrust.org
Salary: $15 - $17/hr
Location: THTLT’s office is located in Watertown, New York at the NYS Zoo at Thompson Park.
Mileage reimbursed at Federal rate for all work travel
Webinar and conference training opportunities
When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.