Job Location: Remote
Position Type: Independent Contractor
FLSA Status: Exempt
The Wildlife Habitat Council is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are an open, true, driven and bold team and we don’t just believe that every act of conservation matters,® we also believe that every person matters. We value diverse perspectives and encourage underrepresented applicants to apply. We welcome applicants regardless of race, color, ethnicity, social background, religion, national origin, citizenship, veteran status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetics, and any other federal, state, or local protected class.
The Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) promotes and certifies habitat conservation and management on corporate lands through partnerships and education. Its main vehicle is WHC Conservation Certification (Conservation Certification), which recognizes meaningful wildlife habitat management and conservation education efforts.
The Certification and Technology Department (Certification Department) manages Conservation Certification including the certification standard, application review process, and the WHC Conservation Certification website (an online application/program management system). WHC currently has certified programs in 48 states and 20 countries. Examples of certified programs can be found on the WHC Index.
Conservation Certification Reviewers (Reviewers) conduct reviews of applications submitted by corporate sites. Each application contains one or more projects within the 24 project types. The project types are broadly categorized as focused on habitat, species, conservation education, or other options.
Each application will be separately reviewed by two Reviewers. Applications may be submitted at any time during the year, but the vast majority of reviews take place July-August and December-January.
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for requirements
Click here to fill out the online application.
We will begin contacting selected candidates for interviews after October 18th, 2021. Applications will continue to be accepted until all Reviewer positions are filled. We are unable to respond to additional correspondence regarding this position.