Job Postings


Please send your job announcements to executivedirector@kyscience.org and include contact information and closing date.
 
  1. Environmental Biologist Specialist (Two Positions)
  2. Geoprocessing Specialist II, Office of Kentucky Nature Preserves
  3. Raven Run Nature Sanctuary Seasonal Recreation Specialist, April-Sept 2019
  4. Kentucky Center for Mathematics Executive Director
  5. Olmsted Parks Biological Technician, Louisville
  6. Job listings for the Commonwealth of Kentucky
  7. Americorps Service in EKU Natural Areasl
  8. Tech Corps part time instructors & support staff
  9. Kentucky Science Center Job Openings
  10. USGS Career Opportunities

  1. Environmental Biologist Specialist (Two Positions)  Closes March 30.
  2. Geoprocessing Specialist II, Office of Kentucky Nature Preserves. Closes March 19.
  3. Raven Run Nature Sanctuary Seasonal Recreation Specialist- 9 months
    Schedule: Varies- must be willing to work a flexible schedule including weekends and evenings
    Duties Include: General maintenance and mowing, Trail maintenance, Invasive/exotic species removal, Habitat management and restoration, General grounds maintenance, Tree removal and pruning, Providing assistance during special events, projects, and high park visitation
    Minimum Requirements: 1 year of maintenance and/or land management experience. Prior use of mower and line trimmer required; and prior use of tractor and chainsaw preferred. Experience using US Forest Service Trail Construction and Maintenance Standards or similar training preferred. Applicants must be comfortable using power tools. This position mainly works outdoors, year-round, in various weather conditions.
  4. Kentucky Center for Mathematics Executive Director The KCM is a statewide center housed at Northern Kentucky University that advances the knowledge and practice of effective mathematics teaching and learning at all levels throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The KCM provides significant opportunities for outreach to P-16 and adult learner communities and supports a variety of mathematics education research. Areas of special focus are P-12 mathematics learning, research, and teacher professional development.
     As the leader of a dynamic collaborative effort to improve the teaching and learning of mathematics, the Executive Director is in charge of the programmatic, administrative, scholarly and fiscal operations of the Center. Primary qualifications are: a record of administrative experience that reflects an informed and collaborative approach to leading and inspiring a group of professionals in diverse roles; a demonstrated commitment to mathematics education (P-16); the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse population and with external agencies; experience in securing external funding and directing large projects; and effective interpersonal skills. Applications should be received by March 18 for optimal consideration. The preferred start date is July 1, 2019.
  5. The Olmsted Parks Conservancy is hiring a fulltime Biological Technician. The individual hired in this position will be a member of the Team for Healthy Parks and assist in exotic species removal, meadow management, planting and plant maintenance, trail maintenance, and park amenity installations. Applicants should have basic skills in plant identification, ecological restoration techniques, and equipment operation. Arborist techniques and mechanic knowledge are desired skills. More information and full job description to be published soon (This announcement dated Jan 3). Until that time all applicants can contact Evan Patrick, Natural Areas Manager, Olmsted Parks Conservancy, O: 502-456-8125; C: 606-356-4142
  6. The Commonwealth of Kentucky posts jobs in state agencies  for scientists,  engineers, health care professionals and more
  7. Americorps positions in the EKU Natural Areas. Serve in the Environmenal Education Leadership Corps (EELCorps) doing environmental stewardship and environmental literacy work. Details here
  8.  Tech Corps part time instructors & support staff
  9.  Kentucky Science Center job openings: Would you like to work for an engaging non-profit committed to offering education in a fast paced and fun environment? Do you like people, hundreds of them? Bring your talents to the Kentucky Science Center.
    Current openings are posted at: http://kysciencecenter.org/employment/
  10. USGS Career Opportunities: https://www2.usgs.gov/ohr/