Now Hiring: Forestry Program Lead

The IERCD is seeking an experienced Forestry Program Lead to help grow our forest health, fire prevention, and reforestation
programs. This position will play a key role in the implementation of the Regional Forest and Fire Capacity
Program (RFFC) in the San Bernardino Mountains and adjacent high fire risk communities. The RFFC program aims to increase
regional capacity, collaboration, and planning with the goal of reducing the frequency and severity of wildfire. The Forestry Program Lead will also support other IERCD forestry programs, including the NRCS Disaster Recovery program, and invasive
forest pest projects. This position will work closely with local, regional, state, and federal partners to build collaboration and
move forward program goals, including participation in the developing San Bernardino Mountains Headwaters Resiliency
Partnership. Typical activities include, attending meetings with partners and collaborators, developing Scopes of Work and
project details, managing subgrantee and consultant projects, developing new partnerships, writing grant applications, presenting on project successes, and administrative tasks associated with grant management.