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Community Science Associate


 General Description


In consultation with COA’s Executive Director, Staff Scientist, and Watershed Program Coordinator, the Community Science Associate will coordinate and implement community science-based pollution reduction programs and help advance water quality monitoring initiatives. This will include conducting water quality sampling and analysis, volunteer engagement and coordination, and community outreach and education. Under direct supervision of the Watershed Program Coordinator, the CSA will routinely work with the Staff Scientist on ongoing scientific investigations.

Posted April 2, 2021

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Application Instructions

Position currently open. Applications will be accepted until position filled. Please send cover letter, CV, three references with affiliations, one writing sample, and salary expectations to with “Community Science Associate” in the subject line.   


49 Avenel Blvd.
Long Branch, NJ 07740

Field Office:

Gateway National Recreation Area
Sandy Hook, New Jersey

Voice: (732) 872-0111
FAX: (732) 872-8041

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