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:
Annual Fund Manager
Application Deadline: September 9 or until filled
The Annual Fund Manager is an integral team member of the Development and Membership Department, with primary duties of supporting Portland Audubon’s 15,000+ members and donors. The Annual Fund Manager contributes to a diverse program that includes membership, major gifts, foundation and corporate relations, and special events. The ideal candidate will have a passion for birds and the environment, must enjoy working with people, have excellent managerial skills and be able to deliver excellent customer service. This is a great job for a creative fundraiser, skilled in writing exceptional donor communications, who is flexible, detail-oriented and organized. Click here for more information and how to apply.
Lead-Free Ammunition Campaign Organizer
Application Deadline: August 26, 2016
The use of lead ammunition represents a major threat to wildlife in Oregon and across the United States. Eliminating the use of lead ammunition is a conservation priority for the Audubon Society of Portland. A variety of approaches will be considered including regulatory and non-regulatory strategies that could be implemented through outreach/ education, administrative rule, legislation, ballot initiative, and litigation. The Lead-Free Ammunition Campaign Organizer will be responsible for implementing a campaign to achieve this objective. The Lead-Free Campaign Organizer will work with the Conservation Director, other Audubon staff and external partners to develop a Lead-Free Ammunition Campaign. Primary responsibilities will include building and coordinating a diverse coalition of organizations to oppose the use of lead ammunition, organizing Audubon activists to oppose the use of lead ammunition, developing materials for use by Audubon and other partners to support the campaign, research on current lead ammunition issue, and delivering presentations regarding the lead ammunition issue. Click here for more information and how to apply.
Application Deadline: September 18
The Sanctuaries Caretaker is the lead custodian of Portland Audubon’s natural areas. With volunteers, they maintain our popular trail system, fight invasive species, and nurture native ones including a plant nursery. With direction from the Facilities Manager, they support and supplement an outside custodial service in care and maintenance of facilities. They are responsible for the preparation and use of facilities by staff, volunteers, and visitors. Click here for more information and how to apply.