Open Positions At Western Resource Advocates
Western Lands Director
WRA is seeking a passionate Western Lands Director with deep knowledge of the region to build and lead our Western Lands Program and to work with a talented group of conservation professionals. This new, senior-level position, provides a unique opportunity to apply a background in Western lands policy to develop a focused and strategic advocacy operation capable of protecting priority landscapes throughout the Intermountain West.
Internship and Volunteer Opportunities
Why Work at Western Resource Advocates?
At Western Resource Advocates, we are driven by a passion for the West. We believe we can turn the pressures that degrade our environment and quality of life into opportunities that permanently preserve the beauty of the West and our heritage for generations to come. We use law, science, and economics to craft innovative solutions to the most pressing conservation issues in the region. We understand that perseverance is needed to achieve lasting change. We respect and draw from divergent views and multiple perspectives to craft effective solutions. These values of stewardship, innovation, perseverance and respect help make us one of the leading conservation organizations in the West protecting our environment and communities.
We are also fun to work with! Our staff work and play hard and respect a work-life balance. Our offices provide a welcoming and supportive work environment. Our offices also strive to reflect our environmental values. For example our Boulder office is powered by solar energy and is energy and water efficient.
Western Resource Advocates offers a competitive compensation plan, as well as a comprehensive benefits package. We pay 100% of all health and welfare benefits premiums for full time employees. Our health coverage includes medical, dental, prescription, vision and alternative care. We are also proud to offer a generous vacation, sick leave and disability benefit package as well as an excellent retirement plan.