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Capacity Building Branch Manager

Massachusetts Division of Ecological Restoration

Job Field:
Water and Soil Resources
Job Type:
Full Time
Location Detail:
Job Description:

The Division of Ecological Restoration (DER) seeks an experienced leader with a can-do attitude to manage DER’s Capacity Building Branch (Branch) and to help external partners lead and support ecological restoration across Massachusetts. The Branch houses programs that provide technical, financial, and other assistance to help communities and organizations advance their ecological restoration and climate adaptation goals. The Branch Manager supports and guides these programs and develops other capacity building services based on DER priorities and identified needs. They are thoughtful, self-motivated, flexible, action-oriented, and excel at helping teams meet the capacity-building needs of external partners. The Branch Manager works closely with the DER directors and Branch staff to develop the Branch’s vision and achieve its goals through sound strategy, effective teamwork, and deliberate action.






Applicants must have at least five years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, technical or professional experience in the field of environmental science, biology, chemistry, earth science, environmental health, meteorology, natural science, toxicology or public health, of which at least three years must have been in a professional capacity, and of which at least one year must have been in a supervisory, managerial or administrative capacity, or any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitutions listed in the job posting. Visit for more information on required and preferred qualifications.



*Please note that the job posting will remain open for 90 days; however, first consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days, by 12/19/2022.

$74,573.46 - $109,775.12 Yearly
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