Careers & Professional Opportunities

Welcome to the River Network Careers page! Here you will find opportunities with groups working to improve rivers and waters, including staff and contract jobs, internships, and volunteer assignments.

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Remote
Posted 1 day ago

The Community Engagement Associate will provide support to River Network’s corporate relationships and their investments and engagement in local projects that restore water quality and quantity (e.g...


Remote
Posted 1 day ago

The Green Infrastructure Leadership Exchange (“the Exchange”) is a highly connected, member-driven peer learning network where local public sector practitioners share experiences, circulate ideas,...

Northeast
Posted 1 day ago

This position has primary responsibility for ensuring engagement at the intersection of healthy freshwater, lands, and people, leading development and execution of strategies that help people and natu...

Southeast
Posted 1 week ago

Communications/Social Media and Marketing Specialist – Want to make a difference?  Passionate about the environment? We manufacture and install products to help keep our rivers free of litter and ...

Southwest
Posted 1 week ago

The New River Conservancy is hiring a Restoration Director. The New River Watershed spans three states: North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. The Restoration Director will focus on the North Car...

West
Posted 2 weeks ago

The Education & Outreach Coordinator will provide a central role in recruiting and coordinating volunteers from the community to serve in a variety of programs; act as a point person for SYRCL conduct...

Mid-Atlantic
Posted 3 weeks ago

The Anacostia Watershed Society seeks a full-time Gifts Officer to manage, coordinate, build and cultivate donor relationships with individuals and family foundations and raise significant revenue to ...

Northwest
Posted 3 weeks ago

The Communications and Community Engagement Coordinator has responsibilities in: 1) communications/social media and marketing; 2) conservation education and outreach; and 3) volunteer/internship progr...

West
Posted 4 weeks ago

The Forest Conservation Project Manager leads forest health projects in collaboration, planning and restoration, supporting the Watershed Science department, and supports development of future restora...

Northeast
Posted 1 month ago

The Water Quality Scientist will work as an essential member of CSI's laboratory team, helping to analyze water samples from streams and lakes across the Finger Lakes region as we pursue our mission t...

West
Posted 1 month ago

River Captains train and oversee River Ambassador volunteers to educate visitors about river safety and etiquette at assigned river crossings. River Captains are also responsible for collecting progra...

Northwest
Posted 1 month ago

Exciting opportunity for an Engineer II to join Snohomish County Surface Water Management.

West
Posted 1 month ago

Eagle River Watershed Council seeks an education & outreach coordinator to work collaboratively with our staff and board on our mission-driven programs to educate our community on a variety of top...

Southwest
Posted 2 months ago

Protect Southern Arizona’s landscapes, wildlife habitat, working farms and ranches and the waters that sustain them. The Executive Director is the face of the organization - responsible for strategi...

Southeast, Southwest, West
Posted 3 months ago

ABOUT AMERICAN RIVERS Named one of the best groups to support by “Outside” magazine, American Rivers protects wild rivers, restores damaged rivers, and conserves clean water for people and nature....