COSA Restoration Ecologist I Job Opening at AloTerra Restoration Services

Hello Colleagues and Fellow Conservationists,

AloTerra Restoration Services is pleased to announce a position opening for Restoration Ecologist I. Please refer to the attached announcement for a full description. This announcement, and other open positions, are also posted on our website:

Please circulate this announcement to those who may be interested.

Kind regards,

John G.


Position: Restoration Ecologist I

Location: Fort Collins, Colorado

Duration: Full-Time

Compensation: $38,000 to $50,000, depending on experience

Application Deadline: August 7, 2018. Early applicants given priority. Position is open until filled.


Please send a cover letter (maximum 500 words), resume (2 pages max) and three references (all as a single pdf or word doc) via email to: John Giordanengo, john. No phone calls please. Applicant’s resume must clearly demonstrate your experience as it relates to the job requirements outlined below.


AloTerra Restoration Services, LLC (AloTerra) is seeking a full-time Restoration Ecologist I to provide office and field duties for a wide range of ecological restoration projects (i.e., river and riparian restoration, wetland mitigation, upland restoration, erosion control) for Federal, State, local, and private clients. Working among and leading a diverse range of staff, the Restoration Ecologist I must excel in communicating with engineers, regulatory agencies, landscape architects, biologists, public clients (i.e., coalitions and land management agencies), and private land owners. AloTerra considers applicants from a variety of backgrounds, such as ecology, engineering, watershed science, wetland science, landscape architecture, and related fields.


Founded in 2014, AloTerra has quickly built a strong reputation for ecological restoration design and design-build services across the Front Range of Colorado. AloTerra pursues projects and clients based on the potential to improve ecological function of highly disturbed systems. With this fundamental precept in mind and stemming from our mission to create ecological restoration solutions that maintain biologically diverse and highly functioning landscapes within the context of community needs, AloTerra is fortunate to be involved with a variety of fascinating projects. Our staff and project team members include restoration technicians, ecologists, hydraulic and geomorphic engineers, landscape architects, and a variety of other specialists. Our small and growing staff also includes six-person crews, providing our clients with quality restoration projects. The Restoration Ecologist is a key member of this growing and dynamic team and is expected to provide fundamental support for and leadership of nearly all facets of AloTerra’s projects and functions, including client relations, marketing, and organizational development.

Job Description_Restoration Ecologist I-AloTerra.pdf