Conservation Mapping & Field Specialist
The Conservation Mapping & Field Specialist assesses and documents natural resources on the properties we conserve, prepares maps and baseline reports necessary to our land conservation transactions and maintains UVLT’s geographic database. This is a full-time position requiring excellent field skills, expertise working with and managing geographic information, and experience managing multiple assignments in a team environment. A complete job description is posted here. Salary low to mid 30′s commensurate with experience. Review of applications begins September 2. To apply, send resume to Conservation Mapping Position, Upper Valley Land Trust, 19 Buck Road, Hanover, NH 03755 or by email.
Patchen Miller Internship
UVLT’s Patchen Miller Internship offers a self-motivated student the opportunity to contribute to UVLT’s work by designing an internship project focusing on environmental education and/or community engagement. This is a summer position with a stipend of $1200-$1500, funded by an endowment established in memory of Patchen Miller, a remarkable young teacher and naturalist who died at age 26. Internship length is variable but should generally incorporate the equivalent of 160-200 hours of work. View the Application Guidelines for more information. The 2014 internship has been filled. The deadline for 2015 applications will be posted in winter of 2015.
Other Internship Opportunities at UVLT
We welcome student interns who assist with easement stewardship, conduct research, organize land trust activities and help us conserve land. Internships may be arranged on an individual basis where a candidate’s interests match specific organizational needs and goals of the Upper Valley Land Trust. Generally such interns are paid by third-party funding secured by the intern themselves, or work pro-bono in exchange for the professional experience gained, or for credit at an academic institution. Those interested in offering their services to UVLT on this basis may contact Peter Helm, Vice President of Stewardship. Please provide a description of your interests and availability together with a resume or letter of introduction.
Volunteering with UVLT
Volunteers play a critical role in UVLT’s work, fulfilling many essential functions. Click here to learn how you can help.