Forestry and Climate Change Specialist for Guatemala Sustainable Forest Management and Water Activity
Effective with the release of this position announcement, Winrock International will be recruiting applicants for the position of Forestry and Climate Change Specialist with the anticipated Guatemala Sustainable Forest Management and Water Activity project under the Forestry & Natural Resource Management (FNRM) Unit. The responsibilities, duties, and qualifications are described in the attached position description. Position is contingent upon receipt of donor funding.
General: Winrock International is a nonprofit organization that works with people in the United States and around the world to empower the disadvantaged, increase economic opportunity, and sustain natural resources. By linking local individuals and communities with new ideas and technology, Winrock is increasing long-term productivity, equity, and responsible resource management to benefit the poor and disadvantaged of the world.
Salary and Benefits: The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits.
Applications: Applicants should go to the “Jobs” link at www.winrock.org and submit a current resume and cover letter referencing “Guatemala Forestry and Climate Change Specialist”. Winrock would like to graciously thank all applicants for their interest but only candidates who meet all requisite criteria and are short listed will be contacted.
Position Title: Forestry and Climate Change Specialist, Guatemala Sustainable Forest Management and Water Activity
Unit: Forestry & Natural Resource Management
Reports to: Chief of Party, Guatemala Sustainable Forest Management and Water Activity
Winrock is seeking Forestry and Climate Change Specialist candidates for an anticipated program in Guatemala on the Sustainable Forest Management and Water Activity. This position will be based in Guatemala. The anticipated project(s) will Support Guatemala to develop a comprehensive approach to mitigate and adapt to climate change by improving natural resource management, building technical and institutional capacity, and supporting the implementation of legal and policy frameworks. Position is contingent upon receipt of donor funding.
Qualifications and Background:
Winrock International recommends that you read the following notices provided by the United States Government before applying:
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Your Rights Under the Family and Medical Leave Act
Your Rights Under the Polygraph Protection Act
Your Rights Under the Fair Labor Standards Act
This position is currently accepting applications.