Job: Environmental Program Director

Title Environmental Program Director
Agency, Location Upper Snake River Tribes, Boise, Idaho
Categories Permanent
Job # 12226
Salary Salary is equivalent to a GS-9/11 pay grade, dependent upon experience. Full medical and dental coverage is provided. Generous life insurance and retirement (401k) benefits package.
End Date Review of applications begins April 17, 2017 and will remain open until filled.

Serve as the lead point person on environmental issues for the USRT Foundation and its four member tribes. Responsible for carrying out the environmental policy directives of the member tribes and reports directly to the USRT Executive Director, with assurance to program quality and accountability to advance the long-term goals for the USRT Foundation and its member tribes


An advanced degree in the environmental/natural resource sciences or equivalent education and work experience is necessary. Five or more years of professional experience in the environmental/natural resources fields. Strong writing and editing skills are essential. Knowledge and ability to review and assess the ecological effects of large river (e.g. hydroelectric systems) and land (e.g. mining, grazing, timber harvest) management practices on USRT member tribes’ rights, resources, and activities and the competency to convey this information to a diverse audience.