Houston Arboretum & Nature Center seeks Conservation Director

HANC is embarking on several exciting strategic initiatives that stand to have a dramatic impact on the organization, its stakeholders, and the City of Houston. The Conservation Director will be a mission critical part of these initiatives and will lead the Conservation Team in the implementation of the HANC Master Plan to protect and enhance the Arboretum’s 155-acre grounds. Under the direct supervision of the Executive Director, the Conservation Director works on multiple projects simultaneously, sets priorities, and maintain schedules to meet obligatory deadlines. The Conservation Director is responsible for the management of the Conservation Team in regard to the grounds budget, staff work schedules, native habitat restoration, exotic and invasive species control, infrastructure maintenance, visitor safety and public/volunteer interaction. If interested, send resume to Deborah Markey at dmarkey@houstonarboretum.org. Read the full job description at http://houstonarboretum.org.

Texas Parks & Wildlife seeks Staff Services Officer III

Under the direction of the Law Enforcement Regional Major, this position is responsible for the Regional Operating budget. Responsible for the budget preparation and analysis work within the region. Performs budgetary activities which include reviewing and analyzing operating budgets and providing advice and assistance on budgetary matters. Performs work which involves planning, organizing, coordinating and evaluation of budget along with preparing, completing and reviewing the Schedule III. Responsible for the supervision, training, performance evaluations/goals, approving ETS, approving leave, work schedule and corrective action if needed of the Administrative Assistants in the regional office. Acts as the Regional purchasing coordinator and purchaser. Functions as the Human Resources point-of-contact for the Regional Law Enforcement Division. Plans, organizes and performs responsible technical, budgetary, administrative and advanced clerical duties in support of the Law Enforcement Division. Works under general supervision, with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Performs additional duties as assigned. Complies with all Agency, Division, and Branch rules, regulations, and procedures. Learn more and apply at http://agency.governmentjobs.com.