Jobs & RFPs

Jobs and Opportunities

Save the Sound would welcome you to our team! We are currently hiring for: Clean Water Advocate, NY Ecological Restoration Program Manager, Climate Advocate, Ecological and Lands Communications Specialists, and Legal Fellow.

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Addresses and deadlines for each position are noted in the detailed job descriptions. No phone calls, please.

If you are applying for more than one position, please submit individual cover letters and résumés for each position, and note in the cover letters all the positions you have applied for.

Save the Sound is an equal opportunity employer. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. We encourage applications from demographics underrepresented in the environmental and nonprofit sectors.

Meet our current team.

Staff Positions

NY Ecological Restoration Program Manager

We’re seeking an entrepreneurial ecological restoration practitioner to join the Ecological Restoration team at Save the Sound. Would you like to remove deadbeat dams, reconnect rivers, install green infrastructure, and restore shoreline habitat? An experienced project manager passionate about restoring natural ecosystems is the ideal candidate to expand our ecological restoration work in Westchester County and New York. Full description.

Clean Water Advocate

Thank you for applying for the position of Clean Water Advocate. Hiring managers are currently reviewing all applications and will follow up with you as soon as possible.

Climate Advocate

Thank you for applying for the position of Climate Advocate. Hiring managers are currently reviewing all applications and will follow up with you as soon as possible.

Ecological Communications Specialist

Thank you for applying for the position of Eco Comms Specialist and/or the combined communications position. Hiring managers are currently reviewing all applications and will follow up with you as soon as possible.

Lands Communications Specialist

Thank you for applying for the position of Lands Comms Specialist and/or the combined communications position. Hiring managers are currently reviewing all applications and will follow up with you as soon as possible.

Peter B. Cooper Legal Fellow

Thank you for applying for the position of Legal Fellow. Hiring managers are currently reviewing all applications and will follow up with you as soon as possible.

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Internships

General Internships

Internships are available throughout the year for college students to work with Save the Sound’s program staff on research, event support, and project administration on a variety of programs that protect the air, land, and water of Connecticut and the Long Island Sound region. Check back for updates.

Requests for Proposals

None at this time.


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