Deadline EXTENDED! Nez Perce seeks Watershed Specialist II

Job Close Date: 
July 28, 2017 - 5:00pm

The Nez Perce Tribe Watershed Division is recruiting for: WATERSHED RESTORATION SPECIALIST II HR-17-168 This position is a full-time regular and based out of the McCall, ID field office. The candidate will join a highly professional and experienced team working on restoring and protecting aquatic ecosystems and watersheds important to fisheries restoration, Nez Perce Tribal treaty resources, and all people. The position will participate in watershed/aquatic ecosystem protection and restoration including data collection/analysis, GIS analysis, habitat assessments, project implementation, monitoring and evaluation, and grant writing. Field duties include leading field work logistics/planning/crew over-site. Typical projects include restoring fish passage, stream/riparian/floodplain restoration, reducing road related sedimentation, mine reclamation, and invasive weed control.

Requires coordination with private, local, state, federal, and tribal entities. Must be highly motivated and have excellent communication skills, both oral and written, and strong GIS data analysis experience. Requires a Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in related field. Related field and/or course work requirements defined in job expectations. Requires three (3) years professional level experience or one (1) year professional experience with Master’s degree. Minimum of one (1) year supervisory experience required. To apply you must submit a Tribal application and resume. The Nez Perce Tribe is a drug free work environment, pre-employment drug testing required. Requires a valid driver’s license with the ability to be insured under the Tribe’s policy. Must provide a current motor vehicle report (MVR) where you have been licensed to drive within the last three (3) years. This position closes 7/28/17.

To apply go to the link below and find the positions (HR-17-168 Watershed Restoration Specialist II) open to the general public.

Fill out a Tribal application, attach your resume and a current motor vehicle report. This information can be emailed to Wesley Keller: or mailed to
Nez Perce Tribe Human Resources Office
ATTN: Job Name & No.
P.O. Box 365
Lapwai, Idaho, 83540