Director of Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

The Department of Conservation and Recreation manages one of the largest and most diverse state parks systems in the nation and protects and enhances natural resources and outdoor recreational opportunities throughout Massachusetts. The DCR system includes over 450,000 acres of parks, forests, water supply protection lands, beaches, lakes, ponds, playgrounds, swimming pools, skating rinks, trails, golf courses and parkways.

The Department of Conservation and Recreation seeks qualified applicants for the position of Director of Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve.

The Director of the Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve manages the Reserve’s lands, infrastructure, staff and programs, working with DCR’s Director of Park Operations and Regional Director for South Region, other DCR divisions, MCZM, MDFW, other EOEA units, NOAA, other National Estuarine Research Reserves, and a variety of partners.  This individual has primary oversight of the Reserve’s daily operationsbudget and is responsible for close coordination between NOAA and the Commonwealth. 

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

This requisition will remain open for 90 days however, first consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days.

Full Job Description, preferred Qualifications and To apply: https://massanf.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=190000QW

If you have Diversity, Affirmative Action or Equal Employment Opportunity questions or need a Reasonable Accommodation, please contact Diversity Officer / ADA Coordinator: John Viola – 617-626-1161

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The Board of Directors of the Waquoit Bay Reserve Foundation (WBRF), a 501(c)3 organization, in partnership with the Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (WBNERR), is seeking an energetic person with experience teaching children in an outdoor setting, to teach weekly sessions for children in grades 2 – 12, from June through mid- August at the Waquoit Bay Reserve located at 131 Waquoit Highway, East Falmouth, MA.

This is a seasonal contract position that does not provide any benefits. The contract term begins at the end of June and continues through mid-August, with training sessions to occur prior to the last week of June.  Salary is negotiable.

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to: waquoitbayreservefoundation@gmail.com


Commonwealth of Massachusetts Employment Opportunities

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

To view additional employment opportunities within the Commonwealth, including permanent, long-term seasonal or seasonal positions with the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation please visit Commonwealth of Massachusetts Employment Opportunities.