Harris County Flood Control District seeks Mitigation Banking Project Manager

Responsible for assisting the Regulatory Compliance Department Manager in managing mitigation banking projects and Environmental Regulatory Compliance in support of the District’s Mission. This includes planning of future mitigation projects, maintaining compliance with mitigation banking requirements, and managing the business components of the mitigation banking program.  This is a regular, full-time position based in Houston.  For more information, visit hcfcd.jobscience.com.

H-GAC seeks Water Quality – Senior Planner

Serving more than 6 million people in our region, the Houston-Galveston Area Council is the cornerstone to address issues that cross city limits and county lines every day.  H-GAC is made up of 13 county governments, 107 cities, and 11 school districts. H-GAC prides itself in serving as an instrument of local government cooperation, promoting the region’s orderly development and the safety and welfare of its citizens. As a Senior Planner at H-GAC you will have the opportunity to work with a broad cross section of the community to develop plans and implement strategies that will help improve water quality in the 16,000 miles of streams and shoreline throughout our region.   As part of the Community and Environmental team you will be responsible for collecting, organizing, and analyzing data for the development of a variety of plans and programs.  Let your communication and interpersonal skills shine by educating the community, local businesses, elected officials, and other affected parties on water quality issues and possible solutions through effective outreach. The best candidates will have experience in watershed based planning, project management and speaking in a variety of settings. H-GAC is an equal opportunity/AA employer. For more information, visit H-GAC website.

Hermann Park Conservancy seeks Gardener

The McGovern Centennial Gardens (MCG) in Hermann Park is a unique display garden and destination, free to the public, open daily, and available for special events on occasion. It is a place of beauty designed to stimulate learning and a love of gardens in an urban setting. The Gardener will join a dedicated staff responsible for the daily operation of the garden, to ensure the highest standards of landscape displays, and to implement environmentally responsible maintenance practices. This is a full-time non-exempt position with competitive pay commensurate with experience. Benefits package available. This position reports directly to the Horticulturalist for the McGovern Centennial Gardens. Applications for this position will be accepted until a suitable candidate is identified. For more information, visit hermannpark.org.