San Diego Management & Monitoring Program


Job Opportunity - Natural Resource Manager (San Mateo County Park Department)

June 05, 2019 0:00am to June 13, 2019 0:00am

The Natural Resource Manager is responsible for managing dynamic and collaborative projects for the Parks Department. The position plans, prioritizes, assigns, supervises and reviews the work of staff and consultants. The position also manages natural resources; oversees the San Bruno Mountain Habitat Conservation Plan; establishes methods for supporting all conservation projects during planning, permitting, design and implementation; supports operations' projects, including capital, during planning, permitting, design, pre-construction and construction; participates in the development of environmental goals and objectives as well as policies and procedures; and maintains a thorough understanding of the environmental regulations and other requirements and maintains effective relationships with agencies, regulators and local jurisdictions that administer and enforce environmental programs applicable to Parks. In addition, the Natural Resource Manager works with all departments in the County of San Mateo to ensure that natural resource objectives are met county-wide, and projects do not adversely impact the natural resources of Parks' lands. Additional regional coordination and stewardship of natural resources among members of the Santa Cruz Mountains Stewardship Network is key to this position. The successful candidate should have a specialized practice area in natural resources, environmental management or other closely related field, and a demonstrated track record of successfully delivering projects, managing staff and consultants.

Please see the attached job announcement for more information.

Application deadline is June 13th.