Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

ISAP posts job opportunities from our partnership members and other organizations relevant to our mission. Please click on the job title to view the description of the current job opportunity. If no opportunities are available, please check back later. Thank you for your interest in working to protect the environment and agriculture in Illinois!

If you are an organization with a career opportunity you'd like listed, please send information to ilsustainableag@gmail.com

ORGANIZATION: Soil & Water Conservation Society

APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 27, 2021

SWCS is a nonprofit scientific and educational organization that serves as an advocate for conservation professionals and for science-based conservation practice, programs, and policy.

Apply today at: https://swcs.careerwebsite.com/ 

Date posted: 7/30/2021

ORGANIZATION: Champaign County Soil & Water Conservation District

APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 13, 2021

The Conservation Coordinator will provide technical assistance to producers, assist the District in providing educational information and events, and support other staff with administrative and financial tasks. Applications are due August 6, 2021.

The Survey Aide will work closely with CCSWCD and NRCS personnel to help landowners and producers implement conservation practices

Date posted: 7/22/2021

ORGANIZATION: Delta Institute

APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 6, 2021

Thriving Communities. Thriving Landscapes. Action and impact are core to Delta as we strive to create a Midwest and Great Lakes region with a healthy environment, robust economy, and vibrant communities. Delta creates programs that show how policies, ideas, and resources can be harnessed for a more sustainable and resilient region. We take a systems view on how businesses, communities, and government and are impacted by the environment and economy, and create comprehensive solutions that pull these pieces together. Delta is proud to have a multidisciplinary team, and we strive to attract a diversity of experience, skillsets, and perspectives to enable us to challenge assumptions and create new approaches to long-standing problems.

Apply today at: https://delta-institute.org/position/lead-programs-resilient-agriculture/ 

Date posted: 7/21/2021

ORGANIZATION: National Wildlife Federation

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled

Founded in 1936, the National Wildlife Federation (NWF or Federation) is America's largest and most trusted grassroots conservation organization with 53 state/territorial affiliates and more than six million members and supporters, including hunters, anglers, gardeners, birders, hikers, campers, paddlers, and outdoor enthusiasts of all stripes. The Federation's mission is to unite all Americans to ensure wildlife thrive in our rapidly changing world through programming focused on conserving wildlife, restoring habitats and waterways, expanding outdoor opportunities, connecting children with nature, and addressing the causes and consequences of climate change.

To support our mission, we are seeking an Agriculture Policy Specialist to join our Land Stewardship Team at the National Advocacy Center in Washington, DC.

Apply today at: https://recruiting.ultipro.com/NAT1047NWF/JobBoard/1ca8346a-33cc-401d-90d9-d7f752fdfd7d/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=bf5d94a6-0c46-4432-ad67-8f5ee51850d2 

Date posted: 6/17/2021