Jobs & RFPs

Jobs and Opportunities

Connecticut Fund for the Environment/Save the Sound would welcome you to our team!

Addresses and deadlines for each position are noted in the detailed job descriptions. If you are applying for more than one position, please submit individual cover letters and résumés for each position, and note in the cover letters all the positions you have applied for. No phone calls, please.

CFE/Save the Sound is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from demographics underrepresented in the environmental and nonprofit sectors.

Meet our current team.


Chief Legal Director

As Chief Legal Director, you will be part of a wider organizational team that employs a broad range of tools, that not only includes legal action, but also community engagement, legislative advocacy, policy development, science, engineering, and public relations expertise to develop and implement river and coastal restoration projects, protect critical lands, fight climate change and restore and protect Long Island Sound and its rivers.

View full job description here.


General internships

Internships are available throughout the year for college students to work with CFE/Save the Sound’s program staff on research, event support, and project administration on a variety of programs that protect the air, land, and water of Connecticut and the Long Island Sound region. Check back for updates.

Development internship – winter/spring 2019

CFE and its bi-state program Save the Sound are seeking a dynamic and creative self-starter interested in gaining real world nonprofit development, event management, and marketing/communications experience. Click here for more information and how to apply.

Requests for Proposals

There are no open RFPs at this time.

Special Requests

Boat Donation to Support Soundkeeper Patrols

Save the Sound is seeking a donation of a seaworthy, well-functioning vessel for use as a patrol boat in the Sound’s many bays and harbors. Bill Lucey, the new Long Island Soundkeeper, is patrolling your bays and harbors and galvanizing public support to fix water pollution. Your tax-deductible boat donation will help protect your Sound!

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Thursday, January 17, 2019
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