Senior Project Lead

Website The National Forest Foundation

The National Forest Foundation (NFF), a national conservation organization, seeks a regular, full-time, Senior Project Lead for the Lake Tahoe West project. Position is responsible for working with the NFF and partner agencies to provide overall strategic project leadership and facilitation, mediation, and project management for several project teams. The position will focus on leading the interagency, collaborative Lake Tahoe West Restoration Partnership through project planning and permitting.

Qualifications include: A Bachelor’s Degree in conservation, forestry, planning, environmental science or related field, and a graduate level degree preferred, with five plus years of field work experience preferred. Extensive experience in project management for collaborative processes and extensive facilitation experience to secure agreements in interagency and stakeholder processes that involve the U.S. Forest Service or other federal, state, and local public land management agencies. Demonstrated experience with state and federal forest and watershed planning and regulatory processes, including the California Environmental Quality Act, National Environmental Policy Act, and water quality regulations. Position is located in the South Lake Tahoe, California office.

For a full Position Description visit the NFF Jobs webpage.


Candidates should submit cover letter and resume in .pdf format to: by May 15, 2019. No phone inquiries. Please note in Subject Line:  “Lake Tahoe West Senior Project Lead”.

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