Learn more about employment opportunities with the Friends of the Cobbossee Watershed.

To apply for one of the open positions listed below, please:

1. Click on the position title below to learn more about the role & application requirements.
2. Fill out this application form, and include it in the materials you submit for application.
3. Visit the Contact Us page, and submit a message with your application form attached.


Seasonal – summer

COURTESY BOAT INSPECTOR COORDINATOR

We are seeking a motivated individual to help coordinate the Friends CBI program for the 2022 summer season. With the majority of new aquatic plant infestations stemming from “hitchhiking” plant fragments carried on boats and trailers, the CBI Program is recognized by the State of Maine as the first line of defense against invasive aquatic species.


COURTESY BOAT INSPECTOR
We are seeking Courtesy Boat Inspectors (CBIs) for the 2022 summer season. With the majority of new aquatic plant infestations stemming from “hitchhiking” plant fragments carried on boats and trailers, the CBI Program is recognized by the State of Maine as the first line of defense against invasive aquatic species.

 

YOUTH CONSERVATION CORPS
We are looking for local high school and college students who are at least 16 years of age to become members of our 2022 Youth Conservation Corps (YCC). The purpose of the YCC is to reduce sources of pollution through our Slow the Flow program, completing shoreline stabilization and erosion control projects at selected sites.

 

INVASIVE AQUATIC PLANT SURVEY & REMEDIATION TEAM
We are looking for candidates to conduct aquatic plant surveys and invasive aquatic plant remediation in the Cobbossee Watershed for the 2022 summer field season. Team members will collect and record data on invasive aquatic plants and assist with the removal process. The position includes opportunities to participate in trainings, educational activities, work with GIS, and build experience with natural resource management.