Job Postings

Contact the host organizations to find out if any position announcements have been extended. Deadlines may be firm, extended, or positions remain open until filled.

The Gulf of Mexico Alliance is hiring a Contract Administrator. This position has been filled!

Organizations with Multiple Positions

Artist Boat
There are two positions in Galveston, Texas.

Audubon Society
The National Audubon Society has multiple job openings nationwide.

There are multiple employment opportunities in the five Gulf states.

Consortium for Ocean Leadership
Multiple employment, scholarship, fellowship, and internship opportunities. Check their website regularly for current positions.

Coral Restoration Foundation
There are three open positions and available internships.

Climate Central
There are three positions: Program Director, Communications Director, and Director of Individual Giving.

Multiple positions in the Gulf Coast area. Search the company website for current positions.

ERT has multiple positions nationwide. They serve as contractor to a number of government agencies.

Gulf Coastal Plains & Ozarks LCC
Four positions are open to support Gulf Strategic Conservation Assessment.

Gulf Restoration Network
There are three positions available supporting this non-profit.

Josh’s Water Jobs
A site with worldwide job posts related to water, science, and natural resource management.

National Audubon Society
The Career Center has multiple nationwide listings including positions along the Gulf Coast.

Ninyo & Moore Geotechnical & Environmental Sciences Consultants
Multiple nationwide positions including three in Texas.

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, & Medicine
Multiple positions primarily located in Washington, D.C.

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Seven career opportunities are currently open nationwide.
See website for more information.

Ocean Conservancy
See their website for several positions open in Washington, D.C.

Perennial Environmental Services
From their website, “We are always looking for qualified biologists, ecologists, toxicologists, and archaeologists to compliment our existing staff.”

Sea Grant
Job Openings and Fellowship Opportunities across Sea Grant.
See the website for opportunities, information, and deadlines.

SWCA Environmental Consultants
Multiple nationwide positions.

Texas Parks and Wildlife
Technician, Manager, Natural Resource Specialist, Park Ranger, and similar positions.
See website for multiple, current opportunities.

The Baldwin Group
Works with NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service to provide contractors. Check the website regularly for positions that may come available.

The Conservation Fund
Multiple positions available nationwide.
See website for more information.

The Nature Conservancy
Multiple positions available through the United States.
Check out their interactive careers map to learn more.

The Pew Charitable Trusts
See their website for multiple positions available in Washington, D.C.

Walton Family Foundation
See their website for several positions in Washington, D.C., and Bentonville, AR.

Single Announcements

Research Engineering/ Scientist Associate I – Marine Environment Monitoring Specialist
University of Texas in Port Aransas
Earliest Starting date: July 17, 2017

Coastal Programs Coordinator
Mississippi Wildlife Federation
Deadline: July 15, 2017

Research Specialist I S00569PO
GRIIDC Texas A&M Corpus Christi
Deadline: June 30, 2017 updated 06.21.17

Software Applications Developer II S00570PO
GRIIDC Texas A&M Corpus Christi
Deadline: June 30, 2017

new Communications/Media Specialist
NAS Gulf Research Program
Posted: June 27, 2017 – apply ASAP, wants to fill ASAP

Biological Scientist/Outreach Coordinator
University of Florida Dept. of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences
Deadline: June 16, 2017

Biologist/Wetland Scientist/Ecologist
Cypress Environmental Science & Engineering
Updated: June 7, 2017

Project Assessment Coordinator
Strategic Conservation Assessment of Gulf Coast Landscapes
Review begins: May 15, 2017

Executive Director
Audubon Society New Orleans, LA
Posted: May 25, 2017.

Vice President
Audubon Society New Orleans, LA
Posted: May 25, 2017.

Ph.D. Student Coastal Ecological Modeling and Geospatial Application Development
Dept. of Agricultural and Biological Engineering or
Dept. of Wildlife, Fisheries, & Aquaculture, MSU
Posted: May 10, 2017 contact or

Research Associate Geospatial Analyst
Strategic Conservation Assessment of Gulf Coast Landscapes (SCA) project MSU
Posted: May 10, 2017

Postdoctoral Associate Ecological Modeling
Strategic Conservation Assessment of Gulf Coast Landscapes (SCA) project MSU
Posted: May 10, 2017

Satellite Fisheries Oceanographer
Posted: April 19, 2017 – position to begin ASAP

Chapter Director
Sierra Club – Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Posted: March 31, 2017

Marine Ecologist
Florida State University Coastal & Marine Laboratory
Posted: February 22, 2017; open until filled

Director of Development
Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON)
Posted: February 7, 2017

Page updated June 21, 2017