Stream Monitoring and AIS Coordinator – Rock River Coalition

Rock River Coalition (RRC) seeks an enthusiastic, detail-oriented person to coordinate volunteer stream monitors in the Rock River Basin and to implement an Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Prevention and Outreach Program in Dodge and Rock Counties. The organization’s award-winning Stream Monitoring Program is well established in the Rock River Basin. The AIS Program was new in 2021.

Stream monitoring and AIS volunteers and lake group members come from all walks of life and all ages: families, professionals, businesses, individuals – all who want to make a positive impact on local water resources. The stream sampling data is used by the RRC, agencies, and others to understand baseline stream health and stream water quality trends throughout the Rock River Basin. It takes a versatile, committed, personable and knowledgeable person to handle all the duties of this position. The appropriate candidate must possess excellent leadership, communication, writing, organizing, and science skills. The position requires fieldwork, moderate lifting of equipment and supplies, some travel within
Wisconsin and work in the evenings and on weekends.

Rock River Coalition is a non-profit organization whose mission is to educate and provide opportunities for people of diverse interests to work together to improve the environmental, recreational, cultural, and economic resources of the Rock River Basin. Established over 25 years ago, the organization pursues its mission through citizen engagement. For more information please visit the Rock River Coalition website.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to: Review of applications will start on September 5, 2023 and continue until the position is filled.

ORGANIZATION: Rock River Coalition

APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 5, 2023, or until filled