Environmental Projects & Ecological Restoration Jobs

Director, Tree Planting

Casey Trees is a Washington D.C.-based nonprofit, established in 2002, committed to restoring, enhancing and protecting the tree canopy of the nation’s capital. To fulfill this mission, we plant trees, engage thousands of volunteers of all ages in tree planting and care, provide year-round continuing education courses, monitor the city’s tree canopy, develop interactive online tree tools and work with elected officials, developers, and community groups to protect and care for existing trees and to encourage the addition of new ones.
The Director of Tree Planting (“Director”) manages/oversees the functions, activities, internal and external relationships of Tree Planting Department. As part of Casey Trees’ senior management team, the Director also ensures the effective and efficient delivery of all Casey Trees programs organization-wide, and; serves as a spokesperson for Casey Trees’ Mission and in particular – Motto – connecting people to trees, through trees, and to Casey Trees.

Preserve Manager & Educator

The Westchester Land Trust is seeking an environmental leader to be our new Preserve Manager/Educator (PME). The PME will lead stewardship projects (invasive plant removal, native plant propagation, trail creation and maintenance, tree planting, routine landscaping, etc.) on 28 nature preserves (~750 acres, and growing) around Westchester County, NY. PME will also develop and deliver education programs (field walks, workshops & lectures) to a variety of audiences on the topics of land stewardship, conservation, and natural history. You will join a dedicated staff of 9 and must have excellent leadership, organizational and communication skills, strong experience in land stewardship and education, be detail oriented, and be able to lead groups in field work (3-20 people).

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