Clean Ocean Action

Work with us!

Do you have a passion for the ocean? 

Are you interested in making a difference in your community? 

If so, Clean Ocean Action might be the place for you! 


We're a small, lean, ocean advocacy team - so check back here regularly to find job openings and opportunities.


General Description

The Science and Policy Advocate will be the primary technical expert on ocean pollution issues for Clean Ocean Action (COA), a non-profit marine advocacy coalition. The Advocate investigates issues, identifies solutions, and develops positions and outreach materials. The Advocate is responsible for reviewing and evaluating state and federal policies for impacts to marine water quality and for developing and implementing pro-ocean protection policies, strategies, and action. The Science and Policy Advocate will also track, coordinate, and participate in targeted advocacy campaigns throughout the region. 


Posted March 27, 2015



For a Full Job Description, including a listing of qualifications, benefits, etc., click here.


Application Instructions

Position currently open. Please send cover letter, CV, three references with affiliations, one writing sample, and salary expectations to business@(Spam protected email address) with "Science and Policy Advocate" in the subject line. 

Main Office:
Clean Ocean Action
18 Hartshorne Drive, Suite 2
Highlands, NJ 07732
Voice: (732) 872-0111
FAX: (732) 872-8041

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