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.

Current Openings

Salt Marsh Research Technician (part-time, Summer 2021)

The Buzzards Bay Coalition is seeking two energetic, independent, and self-motivated research technicians to carry out salt marsh monitoring for summer 2021. Technicians’ primary responsibilities will include conducting salt marsh vegetation and invertebrate field surveys, data collection and entry. Surveys are conducted at 12 marshes around the Buzzards Bay watershed from Westport to Falmouth.

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To apply, please email a cover letter explaining your interest in the position and and resume, including contact information for three references, to Rachel Jakuba, Science Director.  Application review will begin Feb 1, 2021 and position will remain open until filled.

Sailing Instructors (part-time)

The Coalition’s Onset Bay Center seeks three energetic and responsible individual to provide sailing instruction for our fall after-school and family programs in Wareham, MA. The season consists of weekly instructional sessions for youth and families over the span of six weeks. Successful candidates should have experience in sailing instruction. US Sailing Level 1 Certification is preferred, and the Center is willing to reimburse candidates who complete the certification for this position.

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A letter of interest and resume should be sent (via email) to Katherine Garofoli, Onset Bay Center Director, or by mail addressed to her at Buzzards Bay Coalition, 114 Front Street, New Bedford, MA 02740.

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: