Jobs & RFPs

Jobs and Opportunities

A large group of staff in casual summer wear pose on Sherwood Island beachConnecticut 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. No phone calls, please.

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.

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.


Environmental Technician (seasonal)

Save the Sound is looking for a full time seasonal addition to our water quality sampling team, based in our Mamaroneck office. The Environmental Technician will collect samples for parameters including dissolved oxygen, chl-a, nutrients, pH, pathogen indicator bacteria, and others as necessary. The position will assist in data analysis and the development of figures, maps, and tables for reports. Full job description and how to apply here.

A dozen staff members pose with a CFE/Save the Sound logo sign in the office


Environmental Law Intern

This position is ideal for students seeking experience in public interest environmental law and advocacy. The internship will involve legal writing and advocacy for cases pending before state and federal courts and agencies as well as policy research. The candidate should have an outstanding academic record, strong communications skills, and demonstrated writing ability. This is a summer internship in our New Haven office. Full job description and how to apply here.

Development internship – Summer 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.

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.

Requests for Proposals

There are no open RFPs at this time.

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