Job: Forest Conservation Project Manager - South Yuba River Citizens League - Nevada City, CA


The South Yuba River Citizens League (SYRCL) is hiring a Forest Conservation Project Manager. The Forest Conservation Project Manager leads forest health projects in collaboration, planning and restoration, supporting the Watershed Science department, and supports development of future restoration and monitoring projects. SYRCL’s forest health work accelerated in 2019 and continues to grow considerably. The Forest Conservation Project Manager will fulfill SYRCL’s current program deliverables as well as provide recommendations and support funding acquisition for future projects. SYRCL’s Forest Health program aims to 1) improve forest health and forest resiliency throughout the watershed 2) engage diverse stakeholders throughout the Yuba River watershed to promote and implement forest health projects, 3) raise funds to continue collaborative planning efforts and on-the-ground project implementation. Responsibilities include contributing to the development of new ecological forest restoration projects, including commercial and non-commercial thinning, reforestation, and prescribed fire.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Preference will be given to applications received by 5/3/22.