Job Announcements Early July

The City of Boulder’s Parks and Recreation Department is seeking a Parks and Recreation Planner / Planner II who will serve as a Planner for Parks and Recreation focusing on strategic initiatives and projects related to Parks and Recreation assets and programs in a community context, to provide leadership in facilitating community dialogue and building consensus regarding complex planning issues, manage and coordinate complex and often high-profile planning and capital projects, negotiate complex agreements, and to perform related duties as required. This position will primarily support the department’s environmental and ecological planning, capital planning and asset management program as well as primary liaison in city-wide initiatives and capital strategies. For more information, look for the job listing HERE. Deadline to apply is July 8th, 2018. 

Wilderness Workshop is seeking a Conservation Director who leads and implements WW conservation program in partnership with the Executive Director and other program staff. The CD is responsible for implementing WW’s forest, restoration, aquatic, responsible recreation, and wilderness programs. This program list may evolve over time or change depending on the skillset of the CD and the fluid nature of threats to our public lands. The CD collaborates with other staff to choose the specific conservation goals and projects undertaken by WW. The CD is responsible for ensuring policy consistency in WW’s Community Programs. For full job description, visit their website HEREApplication deadline is July 15th, 2018. 

The Ute Mountain Ute Tribe Environmental Programs Department is hiring a Water Quality Specialist to conduct field, lab. and office work to restore, maintain and protect the chemical, biological and physical integrity of the Tribes surface and groundwater resources. Contact Colin Larrick, Water Quality Program Manager, for additional information and how to apply.

Purgatoire Watershed Partnership (PWP) is currently seeking qualified applicants for a Watershed Coordinator Position in Trinidad, Colorado. For a full description of the position and how to apply, please visit Position is open until filled; they will begin reviewing applications July 2nd, 2018.

Friends of the Lower Blue River is hiring an Executive Director who will oversee the logistics, serve as point person, represent the FOLBR in the community, and manage membership functions so that the FOLBR maintains a high and positive profile in the community, the FOLBR BOD functions efficiently and effectively, and the FOLBR Mission is consistently honored and met. For more information, visit the description page HERE

The City of Boulder is seeking a Natural Lands Technician. Under limited supervision, maintains the health, safety and aesthetics of natural areas throughout the Parks and Recreation system.  Performs natural resource related maintenance and operations on City of Boulder Parks and Recreation natural lands including staff collaboration, project completion and program assistance.  Performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled tasks in the areas of natural lands maintenance, Integrated Pest Management (IPM), wildlife management and equipment operation, and performs related duties as required. To see the entire job description, click HERE and look for the Maintenance Person III Natural Lands job title.

Arkansas River Basin is seeking a Program Manager to develop, manage, and execute a conference logistical plan and timeline; Manage operational and administrative functions to ensure programs are delivered efficiently. Meet ARBWF Board of Directors expectations and requirements. For more information on the job and how to apply, email 

Colorado Rural Water Association is seeking an Energy Efficiency Circuit Rider. The primary goal of the Energy Efficiency Circuit Rider is to assist rural and small community water and wastewater utility systems in evaluating their energy needs, consumption and costs.  Recommending measures to reduce energy consumption and identifying potential funding sources for improvements. More details including how to apply will be found Here, under the title for the job posting. 

Colorado Rural Water Association is seeking a Source Water Protection Specialist. The primary goal of this position is to assist rural and small communities served by public water systems to reduce or eliminate the potential risks to drinking water supplies through the development of source water protection plans and providing assistance to entities for the implementation of contamination prevention measures. More details including how to apply will be found Here, under the title for the job posting.