Native Plant Nursery Manager
The Native Plant Nursery Manager will be based out of Yerington, Nev. and is responsible for overseeing the propagation facility and determining optimal growing conditions for each plant. The Nursery Manager will be involved with decisions regarding the types of native plants to grow and how many of each plant are necessary for restoration purposes.
The Conservation Technician(s) will work with the Conservation Field Manager and the Land Manager and other staff to implement and monitor stewardship projects, and is expected to spend a significant amount of time in the field. We provide excellent on the job training and encourage those with agricultural, landscape or irrigation experience and training to apply!
Current AmeriCorps Opportunities
Six Month AmeriCorps Positions
WBC is recruiting 20 AmeriCorps members for a six-month term from February 19, 2019 to August 22, 2019. The AmeriCorps members will work as Restoration Team Members for WBC.
The Restoration Team Members will serve alongside other members and WBC Conservation Technicians conducting primarily invasive species removal and native plant re-vegetation within the Walker River Basin. Members may also work on recreational trail construction, sign installation, and fence construction. Members will work in conjunction with other WBC field staff, providing on the ground support to larger project operations.