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Urban Forest Ecosystems Institute at Cal Poly

Jul 25, 2014
  (Current Listings)
- Treepeople La, Ca - Ceo - posting ends Jul 28, 2014
- Natural Resource Specialist - closes Jul 28, 2014
- Executive Director - California Releaf - closes Aug 7, 2014
- Environmental Specialist Iii - closes Aug 13, 2014
- Our City Forest - closes Sep 15, 2014

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- Director Of Conservation - New York City Posting   Removed: May 19, 2014

Posted: Apr 28, 2014
Removal date: Jul 28, 2014

Treepeople La, Ca - Ceo

TreePeople is currently conducting a search for a Chief Executive Officer to lead the organization as it ramps up to achieve a bold ten-year vision of urban sustainability in Los Angeles. This position will work at the highest leadership level along with TreePeople Founder and President, Andy Lipkis, and current Executive Director Tom Hansen, who is assuming the role of Chief Financial Officer.

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Posted: Jul 22, 2014
Job closing date: Jul 28, 2014

Natural Resource Specialist

A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation's most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies.

It's an awesome responsibility - but the rewards are as limitless as the views.

This position will be located in Arcadia, CA, San Bernardino, CA or San Diego, CA, or Vallejo, CA.

The duty station for this position will be at one of the four locations listed above. Final determination of duty station will be made by the selecting official at the time of job offer.

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Posted: Jul 13, 2014
Job closing date: Aug 7, 2014

Executive Director - California Releaf

California ReLeaf seeks an experienced manager/leader to focus on broadening the organization’s reach and strengthening its impact at an opportune time.  Founded in 1989 and located in Sacramento, California, California ReLeaf is a statewide nonprofit that empowers grassroots efforts and builds strategic partnerships that preserve, protect and enhance California’s urban and community forests. For more information on California ReLeaf and this employment opportunity, please visit its website:   
For consideration, please submit a letter of interest, specifying ability to meet qualifications and a resume to:
California ReLeaf Executive Director Search
c/o Organizational Development
While the position will remain open until filled, applicant information is requested by August 7, 2014.  For additional information, please call Maridel Moulton (Search Manager/Organizational Development) at 925-376-6757.


Posted: Jul 22, 2014
Job closing date: Aug 13, 2014

Environmental Specialist Iii

This is a highly responsible position in the Forest Management Bureau of the Florida Forest Service (FFS) requiring forestry and urban forestry knowledge and experience.  With the direction of the Cooperative Forestry Assistance (CFA) Supervisor and working through the Accountant IV, while coordinating with the statewide network of County and Senior Foresters, the incumbent implements the development, planning, grant management, fiscal management, and monitoring of all aspects of the Florida Forest Service (FFS) Urban Forestry Program.

This individual is responsible for management and administration of the USDA Forest Service (USFS) Urban & Community Forestry Grant Program including making application to USFS for grant funding, managing program budget including sub-grant awards, and providing interim and final programmatic reports as required by the FFS and the USFS.

Other responsibilities include implementation of the TREE CITY USA and Florida Champion Tree programs, providing support for local Arbor Day/Earth Day programs and activities, providing training for CFA Foresters on current urban forestry issues and techniques, maintaining the FFS “Millennium Grove” project and maintaining updated urban forestry information on the FFS website.

Additionally, as the FFS liaison to the Florida Urban Forestry Council, the incumbent provides program direction and technical assistance on urban forestry projects as needed.  Incumbent also provides input to the FFS/Department leadership on policy issues related to urban forestry as requested.

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Posted: Jul 7, 2014
Job closing date: Sep 15, 2014

Our City Forest

OUR CITY FOREST, Silicon Valley's award-winning urban forestry nonprofit, is seeking an experienced professional to fill the newly created position of DEPUTY DIRECTOR. The position will oversee field-related operations carried out by 4 staff program managers and 25 full-time AmeriCorps service members.

Programs and operations under the purview of the Deputy will include project development and contracting, planting and maintenance operations, tree evaluations/inventory programs, and the full-scale community tree nursery.


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