Protecting & Restoring Long Island's Peconic Bays
The Peconic Estuary Protection Committee is looking for a Coordinator. Please click here for a full job description and instructions on how to apply.
Applications will be accepted until October 31, 2017. Candidates should be prepared to supply references upon request and attend an interview in Riverhead, New York if contacted.
The Peconic Estuary Protection Committee (PEPC) was formed by an Inter-Municipal Agreement (IMA) on January 1, 2015 between the: County of Suffolk; Town of Brookhaven; Town of East Hampton; Town of Riverhead; Town of Shelter Island; Town of Southampton; Town of Southold, Village of Greenport, Village of North Haven, Village of Sag Harbor, and New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT).
The PEPC recognizes the importance of the Peconic Estuary as a vital coastal ecosystem essential to the environmental and economic well-being of the people in the surrounding communities and as an “Estuary of National Significance” as designated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”).
The goals of the PEPC are as follows:
Brief Description of Coordinator Responsibilities:
The position is a part-time Coordinator for the PEPC, responsible for working with the committee to facilitate coordination and leveraging of resources, planning, grant writing and providing technical expertise. The Coordinator will report to the committee.