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: email@example.com
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:
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.
Environmental Communications Intern
Application Deadline: July 15, 2016
Portland Audubon is seeking a passionate, motivated intern to assist in our communication efforts. This individual should be an excellent writer who wants to use their voice to help protect native birds, other wildlife and their habitat across the entire Oregon landscape. As we strive to inspire broader constituencies in conservation, we especially welcome a familiarity with engaging diverse communities.This position is flexible for the needs of current college or graduate students seeking a degree in a related field such as Communications, Marketing, English, Creative Writing, Journalism or Public Relations, but current student status is not required. Click here for more information and how to apply.