Land and Resource Management Specialist

Job Description

Application deadline: Open until filled.
First resume review: 12/02/2019

The Habitat Plan covers about 2/3 of the area of Santa Clara County and provides streamlined state and federal permitting for public and private projects, while offering a comprehensive and effective way to address impacts of those projects on endangered and threatened species and their habitats.

The ideal candidate possesses a thorough knowledge of conservation planning, conservation biology, species monitoring, conservation land management, wildlife ecology landscape ecology, and habitat restoration. A premium will be placed on candidates with strong interpersonal skills, an understanding of complex group dynamics, proven project management experience, and exemplary people development and leadership abilities.

Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in natural resource management, ecology, biology, environmental studies, or a related field and five (5) years of experience in one of those fields is expected. Must possess some supervisory experience. Master’s degree is preferred.

Submit a cover letter, list of six work-related references, and resume to:

For information:

Pam Derby
CPS HR Consulting

Online brochure:
Santa Clara Valley Habitat Agency website:


Job Information

Position Title: Land and Resource Management Specialist

Position Level:

Position Reports To:

Required Skills/Experience/Education:

US Citizenship: no

Security Clearance: no

Salary Range: $100,000 to $125,000

Other Benefits:

Start Date: November 12, 2019

Position Type: Full Time

Travel: None

Language: English

Contact Information

Name: Santa Clara Valley Habitat Agency

Address: 535 Alkire Avenue Morgan Hill CA 95037


Phone: 916-263-1401



Job Reference Code:

Agency: Yes