Job Announcements Late September

Aurora Water is seeking a GIS Specialist. This position will be responsible for a variety of GIS tasks related to supporting the diverse needs of the Aurora Water Department including: data collection and interpretation, data analyses, data/database management, cartography, and continued support of mobile and web GIS technologies. Applications are due on September 23rd, 2019. For more information and how to apply click HERE.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife's Resource Stewardship Program is looking to hire a temporary Resource Stewardship Forestry and GIS Technician. This position’s responsibilities will primarily include involve preparing and coordinating natural resource fieldwork including forest inventory, photo monitoring, forest management project assessments and restoration/revegetation projects. The deadline for applications is September 23rd , 2019. Click HERE for more information.

The City of Fort Collins is seeking an Environmental Planner to join the Nature in the City team. The successful applicant will join the Natural Areas Department’s Planning and Special Projects group and support efforts of affiliated departments City-wide, bringing an interest in urban conservation and equitable access to nature for residents in the city. This position will provide planning and technical support in a variety of areas including urban conservation, project management, grant program administration, outreach materials development, along with the support of management plan development. Application deadline is 3:00 p.m. MT on September 24th, 2019. Find more information and how to apply, click HERE.

The Colorado Dept. of Natural Resources is seeking a Physical Science Researcher/Scientist II. The position's duties are conducted in offices located in Fort Collins and Denver. This position is Colorado Parks & Wildlife's statewide water quality monitoring and assessment specialist who oversees the statewide River Watch Program (RWP) and water quality sample analysis and data. This announcement will remain open until September 27th, 2019. See the job announcement HERE.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) is hiring for a Policy and Planning Analyst. This position develops quantitative and qualitative analyses and conducts research essential to decision making by CPW and the Parks and Wildlife Commission. To view the job announcement and apply, visit the state job opportunities website. Colorado residency is required. The announcement will stay open until September 30th, 2019 or until 50 applications are received, whichever occurs first.

Aurora Water is looking to hire a GIS Intern. Aurora Water is responsible for the operation and maintenance of drinking water, sewer and storm drainage systems, treatment and non-potable reclaimed wastewater for irrigation, and water conservation, acquisition and development. Primary responsibilities will include: Compile information for data requests, reports, summaries, etc, assist with updating utility extension agreement records and documentation, execute Map Requests, assist with field data collection, create new GIS data from plans, field information, research, or other various sources. No Closing Date. For more information contact Doug Rulison at and visit HERE.

ICON Engineering is one of Denver’s most reputable planning, design, and project management civil engineering firms. They are seeking an entry level water resource engineer. Among a few other tasks, this job will assist in the planning, design, and production of engineering documents for a variety of projects to include stormwater management, stream restoration, flood mitigation, drainage, parks and trails. For a detailed description and how to apply click HERE.

Farnsworth Group, Inc. is seeking a Professional Land Surveyor in Colorado Springs, CO. Qualified candidates will conduct and perform Boundary and Topographical Surveys, Construction Layouts, Subdivision Plats, Right of Way Plans and ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys. This position will include a combination of office and field work if needed and may require some travel. Please apply HERE.

Eagle River Watershed Council seeks a Development & Communications Coordinator to work collaboratively with our staff and board to raise funds and community awareness for our mission-driven programs. This is a newly created position for our growing nonprofit. The ideal candidate will be able to persuasively communicate our impact to a wide variety of audiences using various resources, including our website, social media, printed materials, grants, donor letters, ads, and more. The coordinator will guide, develop and implement a communications and fundraising strategy. The coordinator will report directly to the Executive Director and will work closely with the rest of the team. For more information click HERE.

Highlands Ranch Metro District is currently accepting applications for a Forestry Technician I position. Principal duties include; pruning large and small trees using rope and saddle/aerial lift truck; tree planting; integrated pest management; tree removal; hazard tree evaluations; maintaining tree inventories; supervision of temporary staff; snow removal; flexibility to assist other Park and Open Space crews as needed. Applicants must have the ability to work in a strong team environment. For more information and how to apply click HERE.

Leonard Rice Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking applicants for a Senior-Level Water Resources Engineer, specializing in Water Rights. The successful candidate will be responsible for completing tasks including water resources data collection, water use demand forecasting and planning, water rights analysis, and river basin modeling. For more information and how to apply click HERE.

Leonard Rice Engineers, Inc. is also seeking applicants for a Water Resources Permitting Senior Project Manager. If you thrive on understanding and implementing complex water-related projects, applying watershed science, navigating environmental regulations, and developing dynamic partnerships, this is the position for you! The ideal candidate will have a Master’s degree in watershed science, engineering, natural resources, or a similar field of study. A Bachelor’s degree is required. Highly-qualified candidates will have 10-15 or more years of experience. For more information, click HERE.

The City of Boulder is hiring a Water Quality Compliance Coordinator for Stormwater. This position the administration of water quality monitoring and aspects of stormwater quality compliance related to the city's Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Permit and other city and state regulations under the Water Quality and Environmental Services (WQES) Group. Assists with illicit discharge response and recordkeeping to comply with MS4 permit requirements and supports the enforcement of city code related to stormwater discharges and water quality protection. Coordinates and conducts special studies to further support regulatory requirements under the Utilities Division. Find the job announcement HERE.

Coalition for the Upper South Platte (CUSP) is seeking an Executive Director. CUSP is a non-profit organization dedicated to the health of the Upper South Platte Watershed. The selected candidate will work with our current Executive Director for several years, to ultimately transition into Executive Director position. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. Dedicated and passionate candidates are encouraged to apply HERE.