Careers

Thank you for your interest in working for the Open Space Authority. Current job openings are listed below. If no positions are listed here, we do not have openings at this time. Check back regularly for updates. If you have any questions, please contact HR. In the meantime, consider becoming an Open Space Authority volunteer.

We're currently Looking For

Coyote Valley Project Manager

The Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority seeks an experienced planning professional to lead development of a comprehensive Master Plan for nearly 1,000 acres of recently conserved properties in the Coyote Valley, located in southern San Jose, California. The Master Plan will establish a comprehensive vision and phased implementation plan to maximize the benefits of Coyote Valley’s conservation lands for people and nature. It will serve to implement the Coyote Valley Landscape Linkage vision, as well as related management objectives of the Authority and its key land management partners, the Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) and City of San Jose.

Applications due: Open Until Filled. The first review period closes on Tuesday, May 26, 2020.

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Coyote Valley Project Manager
Communications Coordinator

Communications Coordinator

The Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority seeks a skilled Communications Coordinator to tell the story of conservation in the Santa Clara Valley and to support the Authority’s communications and media program.

Applications due: Monday, June 15, 2020 @ 5:00 PM PST

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Supervising Open Space Technician

The Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority seeks a Supervising Open Space Technician to provide infrastructure and leadership to the Authority’s land management staff, serving as boots in the field to maintain the natural spaces and provide high quality service to the public and partners.

Applications due: Monday, June 22 @ 5:00 p.m. PST

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Supervising Open Space Technician

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The Open Space Authority strives to engage a workforce reflective of the community it serves. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, gender, national or ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation or physical disability. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. The Open Space Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants with disabilities may request reasonable accommodation by contacting us at (408) 224-7476 or via email. The Authority does not accept unsolicited applications. Applications received outside of an active recruitment process will not be considered.