Position:  Ecological Restoration Specialist – Coastal Wetlands – (2000057J)

Posting Date: 8/19/20

Location: Boston, MA

Salary: $64,294.62 – $94,119.74 Yearly

Closing Date:  First consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days.


The Ecological Restoration Specialist (Environmental Analyst III) serves as an expert ecological restoration project manager, with emphasis on coastal and estuarine wetland restoration, under DER’s Coastal Wetland Restoration Practice Area. Using a partnership-based approach, the Ecological Restoration Specialist performs technical site assessments to determine appropriate restoration methods, develops strategic work and funding plans, and guides projects through implementation. The Ecological Restoration Specialist manages development of site identification tools and assesses potential projects, in coordination with Division staff and partners.  This position provides programmatic support for the Coastal Wetland Practice Area by evaluating new and innovative restoration techniques that emphasize improving coastal wetland adaptation to the impacts of climate change and sea level rise.  The Ecological Restoration Specialist also performs duties in support of DER operations.


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For more information about this position, please contact Georgeann Keer at georgeann.keer@mass.gov.


For questions specific to the application process, please refer to the MassCareers website (https://www.mass.gov/find-your-future-commonwealth-job) and information contained within the job announcement.