Thank you for your interest in working with the
Catalina Island Conservancy.

The Conservancy employs people in the areas of biology, administration, land management, fund raising, mechanics, and education – to name just a few possible disciplines.


Our Vision

The Vision of the Catalina Island Conservancy is for a beautifully functioning Island ecosystem for all to enjoy.

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The mission of the Catalina Island Conservancy is to be an exemplary steward of Island resources through a balance of conservation, education, and recreation.

Our People

The Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. In addition, we complete background checks on all new hire employees.

Current Job Openings

Eco Tour Driver

This position functions as the driver for the Eco Tour Department, performing ecological tours of the interior land owned by the Conservancy.

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Manager, Major Gifts

The Manager, Major Gifts will develop a portfolio of donors through personal visits and regular phone and written contact. This position will work collaboratively with the Conservancy executive leadership and staff to identify and cultivate major gift prospects and solicit and close a range of five-figure plus gifts.

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Summer Naturalist

The Summer Naturalist position is a paid-summer internship as a staff member of the Conservancy’s Education Department. Naturalists will provide interpretation about Catalina Island for visitors and residents primarily at the Wrigley Memorial and Botanic Garden (WMBG).  Summer Naturalists are the main point of contact between the Conservancy and the public the summer months, connecting with hundreds of visitors each year.

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Trails Technician

The Trail Technician will assist with the Catalina Island Conservancy’s Trails Program goals by performing trail maintenance and repairs throughout the Island.

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Volunteer Operations Coordinator

The Volunteer Operations Coordinator reports to the Volunteer Services Manager and provides administration and field operations support for the department and its programs.

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Wildlife Biologist- Fox Program

The wildlife biologist conducts monitoring and management of rare and endemic wildlife species on Santa Catalina Island with an emphasis on the Catalina Island Fox.

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