Job Announcement: Sagebrush Collaborative Conservation Specialist
September 6, 2016
The Intermountain West Joint Venture’s Sagebrush Collaborative Conservation Specialist position will support the strategic, proactive, partner-driven conservation of sagebrush habitats in key landscapes of the Intermountain West in collaboration with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Sage Grouse Initiative (SGI), state fish and wildlife agencies, public lands ranchers, industry partners, and other conservation entities.
Since 2010, conservation partners have made an unprecedented and historic commitment to proactively conserving the sagebrush ecosystem to sustain sage grouse, other wildlife, and people. The intent of the IWJV and its partners is to sustain this partnership-driven work over the long term to conserve sagebrush landscapes.
The IWJV is seeking a Sagebrush Collaborative Conservation Specialist to lead and oversee the field delivery capacity element of the Joint Venture’s new sagebrush conservation agreement with BLM. The position will be based within the sagebrush ecosystem, preferably in close proximity to important sagebrush landscapes of the Great Basin.