Executive Director – ($74,000 per year + benefit package) The Eastern Nevada Landscape Coalition (ENLC), a 501(c) (3) non-profit conservation organization located in Ely, Nevada, is looking for a new Executive Director to replace its long-term Executive Director who is retiring at the end of 2020.

ENLC’s mission and primary concern is the restoration of the dynamic, diverse, resilient landscapes of the Great Basin through education, research, advocacy, partnerships, and the implementation of on-the-ground projects. Under the general direction of the Board of Trustees, the Executive Director provides professional, ethical and trusted leadership in the administration and execution of the policies and objectives of the ENLC, and to effectively and efficiently manage and direct ENLC operations.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 4 years of experience in the management of a business or organization involved in natural resources, environmental services, conservation or agriculture having a minimum of 5 employees;
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major course of study in a science related field such as Biology, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Natural Resources or Rangeland Conservation, OR a Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Administration and a minor in these science related fields or in agriculture.
  • Extensive related experience may be considered qualifying in lieu of the required degree.
  • A valid Nevada Driver License, or the ability to obtain one prior to employment, and a resident of or willingness to relocate to ENLC’s headquarters city of Ely, Nevada, are also required.

More detailed job description information can be found on the ENLC website at www.envlc.org.

Application Process: Submit a .pdf (electronic) copy of a letter of application and detailed resume which includes three professional references to: enlc@sbcglobal.net, with the subject “Executive Director Recruitment.”

After a review of the applications received, the most qualified candidates will be invited to participate in an interview with the Board of Trustees in Ely.

Opening Date: August 1, 2020, Closing Date:  None. Open until filled.