Current open positions and Portland Audubon's standard employment application.
Application instructions for specific job openings are included on the job description. All applications require a cover letter, resume, and a completed application form, available here (to download the application form, right-click the link and select "save link as" or "save target as"). Unless otherwise noted, completed applications should be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Audubon Society of Portland is committed to equality of opportunity for all through equity practices, both in our workplace and in access to nature. (See our Diversity Statement, here.) Civic engagement and staff diversity are core strategic goals, as illuminated by the report Green 2.0 and formalized by board-approved strategy. The Audubon Society of Portland is an equal opportunity organization that does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, marital status, familial status, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity.
See positions below:
Community Programs Manager
Applications due February 20, 2017 by 5 p.m.
The Community Programs Manager will help lead and manage community-based youth programs, including the Community Camps and TALON leadership program. The Community Programs Manager is an integral member of Portland Audubon’s collaborative team of adult and youth educators, directly leading innovative programs as well as providing input regarding the inclusiveness and cultural awareness of Portland Audubon programs. Click here for the full job description and how to apply.
Malheur Field Coordinator
Open until filled. Preference given to applications received before 5 p.m. on January 30, 2017
Audubon Society of Portland is seeking an enthusiastic and qualified candidate to advance our efforts to restore healthy bird populations at and near Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, working collaboratively with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and other partners. This position will work closely with Refuge staff and a second Portland Audubon staff member who has worked seasonally at the Refuge for the past five years. The position will include three primary areas of responsibility: biological surveys, volunteer work parties, and outreach. Click here for the full job description and how to apply.
Wildlife Care Center Veterinarian
This position was previously posted. If you applied before and want to be in consideration, please apply again. This position is open until filled.
The Wildlife Care Center Veterinarian has primary responsibility for medical aspects of care and treatment of all wildlife, including our educational birds. Additional responsibilities include initiation and oversight of research projects associated with injuries, disease and treatment of native wildlife and assisting the Care Center Operations Manager with aspects of daily operations, including treatment and care of injured and recovering wildlife, care of non-releasable education animals, supervision and training of staff and volunteers, public outreach, and facility maintenance. The Veterinarian works closely with the Conservation Director and other staff to coordinate and integrate Center’s work with Portland Audubon's conservation and education priorities. A passion for wildlife conservation and engaging people with conservation is an essential element of this job. Click here for the full job description and how to apply.
Wildlife Care Center Assistant
Open until filled. Preference given to applications received before 5 p.m. on January 23, 2017
The Wildlife Care Center Assistant has responsibility for assisting the Care Center Operations Manager and Veterinarian with aspects of daily operations, including treatment and care of injured and recovering wildlife, care of non-releasable education animals, supervision and training of volunteers, public outreach, and facility maintenance. A passion for wildlife conservation and engaging diverse audiences with conservation is an essential element of this job. Click here for the full job description and how to apply.