Year-Round Employment Opportunities

Development Associate

Full time, year-round with benefits

The Nantucket Conservation Foundation seeks a Development Associate for the Development Office by managing the Development files and constituent database and assisting in the development and editing of Development materials. This individual also provides administrative support to the Director of Development and the Director of Marketing and Communications, in addition to the President/CEO, as requested. The Development Associate also works closely with the Finance Department to track fundraising revenue and campaign pledges. The Development Associate also serves as the front of house for incoming visitors and phone calls, directing inquiries from the public.

For full job description and responsibilities, please click here.

Qualified candidates should email resume and cover letter Grace Hull at by May 17th.

Seasonal Employment Opportunities

Seasonal Trail Maintenance Assistant

The Nantucket Conservation Foundation seeks an individual to help maintain the Nantucket conservation’s trail system. From May 20th to September 2nd schedule will be Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8:00am to 3:00 PM with one hour unpaid lunch. This position’s primary responsibilities would be to trim, cut and mow assigned trail’s to be maintained. Hourly rate is $22. Must have valid driver’s license. To apply, please send cover letter & resume to Chris Iller at by May 17th.


Seasonal Field Assistant

Each year, the Department of Science and Stewardship hires motivated, enthusiastic, self-reliant field assistants with strong wildlife biology and botany skills. This is a field-based position that includes rare species identification and habitat inventory, monitoring vegetation communities, and various wildlife monitoring and land management projects. Field assistants have the opportunity to gain experience in rare species conservation, land management-based research and applied ecological monitoring – working on a wide variety of different field work projects. These are full-time, seasonal positions beginning in mid-May and ending in mid-October.

The application deadline for our Seasonal Ecology Field Assistant positions is January 18th 2019. For application information, click here 

Mack McGraw and a spotted turtle at Squam Farm