The Santa Ana Watershed Association (SAWA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, comprised of five (5) member special districts serving the Santa Ana River watershed. For more than 20 years, SAWA and its partners have been promoting a healthy Santa Ana River watershed for the wildlife and community. SAWA strives to restore the natural functions of the watershed through the enhancement and restoration of the native riparian community. SAWA is seeking a qualified candidate with the knowledge and capabilities to ensure the responsible management of its resources and the ability to grow the Organization. A background in natural resources business management or another related field is highly desirable. Experience with a non-profit conservation or land management organization would be beneficial, as well as experience in soliciting and managing third party service contracts. The annual salary range for this position is dependent upon the qualifications and experience of the individual selected. If you are interest in this outstanding opportunity, please visit our website at www.bobmurrayassoc.com to apply online. Please contact Mr. Gary Phillips at (916) 784-9080 should you have any questions. Filing deadline May 4, 2018.
Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in business management, finance, project management, or a related field; a Master’s degree is preferred. Degrees in the biological and environmental sciences are acceptable when accompanied with five (5) years of this type of management experience.