Employment at Tucson Audubon
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Engagement Director (May 2017)
Join one of Southeast Arizona’s longest standing environmental nonprofits, Tucson Audubon Society, and be involved in life-changing work with an outstanding team of like-minded professionals. Engaging people in the love of birds and sharing the message that protecting birds protects us all is a core strategy of Tucson Audubon’s Engagement program.
The Community Engagement Director leads Tucson Audubon Society in actively engaging its membership and the public at large in the Tucson Audubon Society mission. The position oversees and directs key areas of the organization’s work, creating strategic and engaging programming, outreach and communications in the areas of Youth & Adult Education, Communications, Volunteer Participation and the Paton Center for Hummingbirds. This position is responsible for Tucson Audubon’s activities around community engagement, ensures team management and development, program delivery and strategic evaluation.
Vegetation Monitoring Technician
Full time (40 hrs./week)
Position Term: 6-month position contingent on funding. Start Date: June 28, 2017
End Date: December 6th, 2017
Benefits: temporary staff benefits
Project Objectives: In 2017, the long-standing collaboration between the National Park Service (NPS) and Tucson Audubon Society (TAS) will expand to add a third partner – Pima County, Arizona. Under this partnership, a mixed crew of NPS and TAS technicians will conduct research and monitor vegetation, exotic plants, biological soil crusts, and dynamic soil function attributes on permanent monitoring plots using a shared monitoring protocol, design, and database. This cooperation enhances the role of science to strengthen plans, improve management decisions, and address local and regional issues affecting protected lands, and provides the opportunity to incorporate students and recent graduates into the scientific process and conservation of natural resources.