NatureServe offers a high–intensity, results–oriented, and collaborative workplace where a shared commitment provides focus, excitement, and inspiration for staff to invest their best creative, intellectual, and personal efforts to ensure mission success.

Working at NatureServe

Staff have the ability to affect biodiversity conservation at the local, national and international scales through the network of member programs and other institutional alliances. Benefits include:

  • 401K savings and retirement plan with matching contributions
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Short and long–term disability
  • Annual and sick leave
  • Life insurance 

Review NatureServe's EEO-AA policy, and read the federal EEO is the Law poster.

If you are a candidate with a disability in need of an accomodation in the application process, please call 703-908-1807.

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NatureServe Opportunities

Staff Accountant

Have you ever considered using your accounting skills to contribute to a higher cause? Every position at NatureServe plays an important role in moving us one step closer to our mission. If you think you have what it takes, come join us!

Chesapeake Conservation Corps Program

NatureServe is one of many potential host sites for the 2015-16 Chesapeake Conservation Corps service year! The Chesapeake Bay Trust matches young adults with Chesapeake-region nonprofits to volunteer full-time in the environmental field, gaining hands-on environmental, leadership, and technical training opportunities for a one-year term of service. If matched with NatureServe, the Corps Volunteer will gain valuable experience as a member of the LandScope Chesapeake team.

Database and Development Internship

NatureServe seeks an intern to join its Development Department to focus on donor database management this fall.

CPEM/Vista Interns and Volunteers

NatureServe seeks interns and volunteers to learn skills and gain experience as important members of our Conservation Planning team.

Member Program Employment Opportunities

Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission

Nature Preserves Field Representative

New York Natural Heritage Program

Research Scientist

New Hampshire Natural Heritage Bureau

Environmentalist II


To post an employment opportunity within the NatureServe network or with a partner organization, please contact Elizabeth Primus.