Regional Watershed Coordinator via Indeed

Capital Region Planning Commission

Baton Rouge, LA, US

The Regional Watershed Coordinator is a mid-level position at CRPC. This position is responsible for the Louisiana Watershed Initiative (LWI) Region 7 watershed program development and administration. The Watershed Coordinator will be the lead point of contact for the LWI Region 7 area in terms of coordination with appropriate state entities in the development and implementation of any regional watershed plans. Primary duties for this position include: effective program development and management, meeting coordination, advocacy, community outreach, data assessment, project development, and development of long-term funding strategies.

Must have excellent communication and organizational skills. Must be able to manage time appropriately with little to no oversight. Must be able to effectively engage and communicate with high level decision makers such as elected and appointed officials, and corporate executives. The ideal candidate will possess experience in project management; considerable knowledge of FEMA and NFIP regulations regarding flood zones; understanding of sustainable project development; ability to assist in capital improvement plans; and be highly skilled in communicating technical flood risk mitigation information.

CRPC is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action Employer agency. Please visit to see where to apply. Posting will close Friday, March 27, 2020.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $57,000.00 to $78,000.00 /year