The PA Council of Trout Unlimited is seeking a full-time position to oversee the Coldwater Heritage Partnership Program, whose mission is to protect the health and productivity of the state’s most outstanding coldwater ecosystems.
The position is based out of the Fish and Boat Commission office in Pleasant Gap, Pa.
The Coldwater Resource Specialist’s primary objective is to implement the Council's involvement in the Coldwater Heritage Partnership Program. This program targets the conservation of Pennsylvania's coldwater streams and is a joint effort of TU, Fish & Boat Commission, the Foundation for Pennsylvania Watersheds and the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. Management and oversight of additional programs will also be necessary.
Successful candidate should have a background in biology or environmental science. Minimum of bachelor’s degree and 3 years experience in related conservation work required.
Candidate must be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently as well as with a team. Excellent written and oral communication skills are required. Computer skills with some webpage development preferred.
We seek a creative thinker interested in communicating the importance of protecting and improving our coldwater streams and fisheries. Must have valid driver’s license and be willing to travel.
To apply, please send resume and cover letter with a brief explanation of why you would like the position by December 18 to Bob Pennell, Secretary, PA Council of Trout Unlimited, 2319 Valley Road, Harrisburg, PA 17104 or send email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.