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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.

Full Time Positions

Brenninkmeyer Postdoctoral Fellow

The Buzzards Bay Coalition has partnered with the Woodwell Climate Research Center (Woodwell Climate) to seek a Brenninkmeyer Postdoctoral Fellow focused on water quality. The position is expected to be a 2.5 year joint appointment with co-mentors Dr. Christopher Neill (Woodwell Climate) and Dr. Rachel Jakuba (BBC).

The Brenninkmeyer Postdoctoral Fellow will support an NSF-funded project that explores how the transition from monitoring water quality with traditional grab sampling to monitoring with continuously-recording sensors influences understanding of water quality, the uses of water quality data, and the engagement of citizen volunteer monitors.

Please see the job description linked here for more information.

To apply, send a cover letter, a complete curriculum vitae, and the names/contact information of three potential recommendation letter writers to Rachel Jakuba, Vice President for Bay Science, at

Tarpaulin Cove Beach

Swim, kayak, snorkel, and beachcomb while enjoying a sweeping lighthouse view from the shores of Tarpaulin Cove Beach, on the southern side of Naushon Island. This beach is one of three on this private island where public visitors are welcome, courtesy of the Naushon Island Trust. Help preserve Naushon’s natural beauty by following all posted rules, and do not explore beyond the beach.