Job Location: Silver Spring, MD, or remote from anywhere in the United States
Position Type: Full time
FLSA Status: Exempt
WHC works with corporations across the globe, translating corporate sustainability goals and objectives into tangible and measurable on-the-ground actions. WHC builds collaboration for conservation with corporate employees, local conservation organizations, government agencies, and community members, WHC-led programs focus on healthy ecosystems and connected communities.
At WHC, the Program Manager (STEM Education and Conservation) is a key member of the organization’s Conservation Strategy and Planning Department.
In this role, the Program Manager serves primarily in three key functions:
Required Skills, Qualifications and Attributes
Desired Qualifications, Competencies, Education or Experience
Physical demands: This position includes some light physical work. The employee should be able to lift to 20 lbs. and can expect frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 lbs. The employee may also be standing, sitting, or walking for prolonged periods of time, and can expect frequent bending, typing, and kneeling, and will complete frequent visual inspections. The employee is occasionally climbing, crouching, crawling, or stooping.
The employee is occasionally exposed to outdoor weather conditions including the extreme cold (temperatures below 32° F for more than one hour). The employee is occasionally exposed to extreme noise sufficient to cause the worker to shout in order to be heard above the ambient noise level. The employee will be subject to hazards including moving mechanical parts, electrical current, working on scaffolding in high places, exposure to extreme heat, chemicals, oils, solvents, asbestos, or radiation. Safety briefing and/or training will be provided in such cases.
Occasional travel is an expectation with this position.
$40,000 – $50,000 based on relevant experience.
To apply please send a resume and cover letter as one file to LaVerne Dennis at LDennis@wildlifehc.org.
By applying for this position, you acknowledge the salary range posted.
WHC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. People of color, people with disabilities, women, and LGBTQ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.