California Program Coordinator - Tahoe Area

National Forest Foundation

Lake Tahoe, California

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $40,000-$55,000 Range
Deadline Feb 06, 2020

National conservation organization seeks a regular, full-time California Program Coordinator – Tahoe Area.  Position is responsible for helping develop and implement conservation programs with the U.S. Forest Service, communities, conservation NGOs, and private sector partners to support strategic initiatives and long-term goals in California.

Duties include: support the advertisement, negotiation, and award of multiple contracts for services; develop, modify, manage, and track large-scale agreements associated with forest restoration projects; actively pursue funding opportunities; support collaboration activities and build partnerships  … more.    

An undergraduate degree in conservation, forestry, planning, landscape design, recreation planning, environmental science or related field; a minimum of 2 years’ work experience with conservation programs, project planning, and/or coordinating project implementation, preferably on federal lands; strong communication, interpersonal, organizational, and administration skills; strong writing skills and public speaking experience; a demonstrated commitment to the environment; excellent written and oral communications; strong attention to detail; have a valid U.S. driver’s license.  This position is located in Lake Tahoe or Reno area. 

Salary range $40,000-$55,000 range.  Excellent compensation package. 


No phone inquiries.  Candidates should submit cover letter and resume in .pdf format to: by February 6, 2020.  Please note in Subject Line:  “Application for CA Program Coordinator – Tahoe Area”.  For Position Description go to Web site: 

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