Position Land Conservationist
Genesee Valley Conservancy seeks an individual to serve the organization in maintaining and continuing our successful farmland protection program and proactive acquisition of conservation easements within the Genesee River watershed.
We seek an experienced professional to join our close-knit team and well-established program that has conserved over 17,000 acres of habitat, open space, and farmland in seven counties. As a nationally accredited land conservancy, continuing to meet national standards is a priority.
This position requires independence and collaboration.
Acquire conservation easements (50%)
Work with landowners in the service area to conserve lands to further the mission of the Conservancy according to our Land Conservation Plan and Acquisition Policy. Including:
Facilitate future projects (25%)
Using the Land Conservation Plan, work to make long-term connections in target areas and position the Conservancy for future conservation projects. Including:
Including, but not limited to:
Location: This position is based out of Geneseo and will require travel throughout the service area of the Genesee River watershed
Supervisor: Executive Director
Hours: Full-time, 40hours/week
Works With: Landowners, staff, acquisitions committee, board
This position is open until filled.
Applications received by December 7 are assured full consideration.
Send cover letter and resume to:
Genesee Valley Conservancy, PO Box 73, Geneseo, NY 14454