Shadow Lake Nature Preserve
Applications accepted until position is filled

SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve stewards critical habitat, increases access to green spaces, and provides inclusive environmental education to cultivate a land use ethic throughout the Puget Sound region. The Education & Restoration Manager will be responsible for leading the day-to-day Education and Restoration Programs at SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve. This includes high-level planning of restoration activities and educational curriculum, relationship building both with local schools and with SHADOW volunteers, and field time spent leading classes and practicing on the ground restoration.

The ideal candidate is a creative problem-solver, has high emotional intelligence and a passion for environmental conservation, and works well in a fast-paced environment.

Salary, Benefits, Schedule:

  • $32,000 – $40,000 (Based on experience)
  • $125 Monthly Healthcare Stipend (after 90 days)
  • 1-week paid vacation annually. 1-week of paid sick leave.
  • SHADOW is closed to the public during last two weeks in December and first week of January.
  • SHADOW staff work Tuesday – Saturday. Some additional weekend and evening hours will be required with ample notice.
  • Work in a calm, natural, peaceful setting located on a 100-acre nature preserve.
  • Valid WA State Driver’s License and reliable transportation with current insurance are required. Position involves some local travel. Reimbursement is available for work related travel and parking expenses. 

To be considered, please submit a thoughtful cover letter and current resume in Word or PDF format.

Subject: Restoration & Education Applicant

Send to Isabelle Feraudo, Executive Director – and cc Max Prinsen, Board President –

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. SHADOW is an equal opportunity employer. Criminal background screening and successful past employer reference checks will be conducted. SHADOW is an ‘at will’ employer.