The following positions are accepting applications.
Posted January 2022
West Virginia Rivers Coalition (WV Rivers) seeks an energetic self-starter with a passion for our mission to serve as the Staff Scientist. The Staff Scientist provides technical support and overall coordination for our clean water projects and campaigns. These include aspects of our Safe Water for WV program, Citizen Oversight and Regulatory Advisory program, and regional watershed restoration campaigns for the Ohio River and Chesapeake Bay watersheds.
The ideal candidate will have an interest in and knack for advancing clean water priorities through collaboration with a variety of partners. Candidates must be highly organized yet adaptable, able to work remotely, and enthusiastic about joining a small statewide advocacy organization in a pivotal period of growth. This is a remote working position focused on projects throughout the state of West Virginia. Read the full description.
Working for WV Rivers
We are a remote work place, although West Virginia residency is required. We offer a competitive benefits package that includes 80% employer-paid health insurance, beginning paid leave of up to 35 days annually, an employer contribution to a retirement plan, and a monthly telework stipend.
WV Rivers aspires to be an inclusive multicultural organization that celebrates the rich dimensions of diversity such as race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, age, physical abilities, religious and political beliefs. Diversity at WV Rivers translates into understanding and valuing all perspectives in order to fully accomplish our mission and vision for clean water for all.