Tahoe City, Calif. − Sierra Watch seeks a passionate conservation advocate to recruit and mobilize public support for our work to keep Tahoe Truckee True.
Founded in 2001, Sierra Watch has built a remarkable record in Sierra conservation, spearheading the long-term effort to protect Tahoe’s Martis Valley, playing the lead role in defending Donner Summit, and turning back Vegas-style development in Olympic Valley (formerly Squaw Valley).
The position of Sierra Watch Field Director is a unique opportunity to engage public support in our ongoing success, to be a leader in Tahoe conservation, and to work where you play. Key strategies include grassroots outreach and online engagement.
The ideal candidate has one to two years professional organizing or equivalent experience and has demonstrated leadership in setting priorities and following through.
The position demands excellent communications skills; passion for the Sierra Nevada is a must; a sense of humor is encouraged.
Salary DOE with health benefits. Location is North Lake Tahoe, California.
Send a cover letter, resume, writing/media sample, and references to:
Field Director Search