The Buzzards Bay Coalition’s work to restore clean water, protect watershed lands, and engage the community is carried out by a talented group of conservation professionals. Learn about currently available opportunities for full-time careers, seasonal employment, internships, and service positions with the Coalition.

The Buzzards Bay Coalition is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply and will be considered without regard to race, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, or veteran status.


Research Assistant

The Buzzards Bay Coalition seeks a full-time Research Assistant who will further water quality monitoring and salt marsh monitoring around Buzzards Bay. The Research Assistant position is a combination of desktop research and data management/statistical analysis, fieldwork, and equipment preparation and deployment. The Research Assistant will be experienced in environmental field research and data analysis using Excel and R, an effective communicator who works well with others, and capable of managing small projects. This position will be based out of our Science and Field Operations Center in Marion, MA. Please see the full job description for more information.

Applications including a resume, cover letter, and contact information for three references should be submitted to Rachel Jakuba, Vice President for Bay Science at

Working to Save Buzzards Bay

The Buzzards Bay Coalition is a membership-supported organization dedicated to improving the health of the Buzzards Bay ecosystem for all through education, conservation, research, and advocacy.

We work to protect clean water on the Bay and on the land: