Job Posting

Policy and Planning Associate

Company / Agency

Colorado Parks and Wildlife

Position Closes

Fri, March 23rd 2018

Experience Level

Mid 1 (1-4 Years)


Not Required

Job Description

POSITION:  Policy and Planning Associate – Policy and Planning Section (40 hours per week)


PAY RATE:  $13.33 to $16.00 per hour (DOE)

LOCATION:  1313 Sherman St., Denver, CO  80203


JOB DESCRIPTION:  The Policy and Planning Sectionat Colorado Parks and Wildlife is seeking a temporary Policy and Planning Associate (40 hrs/week with a 9-month term) to help with a variety of highpriority planning, policy, and public involvementprojects, including completion of the Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan (SCORP). Primary duties include information and data collection and analysis; supporting public involvement, policy, and planning activities; preparing meeting materials, memos, or sections of documents related to a wide variety of state park, wildlife, outdoor recreation, and natural resource issues; and assisting with administrative tasks and other general office duties as assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:  The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate or graduate degree in Planning, Outdoor Recreation, Natural Resources Management, Wildlife Management/Biology or related fieldwith relevant experience and interest in the planning, parks, wildlife, and/or the outdoor recreation profession.  Experience with Microsoft Office and internet research is required. Candidates should also be well organized, detail-oriented, and have excellent communication skills (oral and written). S/he should also beable to work independently, multi-task effectively and possess an overall positive attitude.

Preferred Qualifications: Skills in quantitative and qualitative research methods are strongly desired. Experience with online survey development, Access, GIS, graphic design and meeting planning are also beneficial.

HOW TO APPLY:  Please submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample via e-mail.  Submittals should be directed to: "Policy and Planning Associate Position" in subject line.

Qualified applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview in the Denver area. 


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