Advancement Officer

Minnesota Environmental Partnership

DATE: March 23, 2017 POSITION TITLE: Advancement Officer ACCOUNTABLE TO: Executive Director JOB STATUS: Full-Time. Willing to consider flexible schedule or divided responsibilities for qualified applicants.      STARTING DATE: As soon as available   OVERVIEW: As the state’s largest coalition of environmental and conservation organizations, Minnesota Environmental Partnership (MEP) works to protect and restore Minnesota’s… Read more »

Big River Farms Food Hub Intern

Minnesota Food Association/Big River Farms

Reason position exists: To assist the Food Hub Manager in coordinating Big River Farms summer markets. Learning Objectives of Internship: To become familiar with the operations of a non-profit farming organization and to build systems to support small-scale farmers in local food marketing and sales. Primary Job Responsibilities: Assist the Food Hub Manager in key… Read more »

Associate Director of Development II

The Nature Conservancy in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota

  The Nature Conservancy The Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota chapter of The Nature Conservancy focuses on conservation work in our region and has the advantage of being part of a global organization. Founded in 1951, The Nature Conservancy is the leading conservation organization working to make a positive impact around the world in… Read more »

Staff Attorney

Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy

PRIMARY PURPOSE OF THE POSITION: To act as counsel and provide legal services to Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (MCEA) and other client organizations. MCEA is the state’s leading public-interest environmental law firm, and initiates proceedings in state and federal courts as well as before administrative agencies to protect and defend Minnesota’s environmental resources. The… Read more »

Wilderness Curriculum Internship

Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness

Schedule: 10 hours/week;  May – July 2017 Compensation: $1,000 stipend Location: Minneapolis, MN   Organizational Summary Through advocacy and education, the Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness works to protect, preserve and restore the wilderness character of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and the Quetico-Superior ecosystem. In recent years, the Friends’ core work has… Read more »

Membership Internship

Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness

Schedule: Mon/Wed/Fri 9:00 AM-1:00 PM — May-September 2017                       Additional hours available for staffing community and outreach events. Compensation: $12/hour (max 20 hours/week) Location: Minneapolis, MN   Organizational Summary Through advocacy and education, the Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness works to protect, preserve and… Read more »

Water Resources & Outreach Internships

Prior Lake-Spring Lake Watershed District

The Prior Lake-Spring Lake Watershed District’s mission is to manage and preserve the water resources of the Watershed District to the best of our ability using input from our communities, sound engineering practices, and our ability to efficiently fund beneficial projects which transcend political jurisdictions.  The Watershed District is pleased to announce two internship opportunities… Read more »

Natural Resources Assistant

City of Burnsville

DESCRIPTION: This position will assist in maintaining and monitoring the City’s natural areas. This will involve extensive field work in a variety of habitats, including prairies, oak savannas and wetlands. The job also includes landscaping work to maintain raingardens and native plant demonstration gardens. Work will include herbicide spot spraying, weeding, and natural resources data… Read more »

Live-in Caretaker

Minnesota Food Association

Reason position exists: To be primary live-in caretaker of Big River Farms. Primary Job Responsibilities:  Morning and evening chores to open and close farm for the day.  Responsible for after-hours needs, emergencies for MFA property and BRF participants.  Snow removal.  Weekly tractor work—may consist of mowing, disking, and tilling.  Manage… Read more »

Communications Associate

Northeastern Minnesotans for Wilderness

NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTANS FOR WILDERNESS The Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters Communications Associate Northeastern Minnesotans for Wilderness (NMW) seeks to hire a Communications Associate for the Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters (The Campaign). The Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters is a local, state and national Campaign to prevent sulfide-ore copper mining in the… Read more »