Job Opportunities

Southern Appalachian Wilderness Stewards (SAWS) is a conservation organization dedicated to the stewardship of protected public lands in the southeastern United States. We offer employment opportunities across our landscape in Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia, South Carolina, and Virginia. Any currently available positions are listed below. Job postings will be removed once the position(s) have been filled.

Executive Director Search

The SAWS team is currently searching for its new Executive Director (ED), to take the organization into its next phase of growth. We are looking for an action-oriented and collaborative leader to serve as an ambassador for the programs and initiatives that are at core of SAWS’ mission in the protected public lands of Southern […]

Wilderness Specialist: George Washington & Jefferson NFs and Monongahela National Forest

Join our team: Do you have a strong work ethic and a desire to work in protected public lands? Southern Appalachian Wilderness Stewards (SAWS) is hiring for the following positions.   Position Title: Wilderness Specialist Positions Open: 1 Position Duration: 32 Weeks – Starting mid-May Status: Temporary/Seasonal Compensation: $15/hour Position Supervisor: Regional Program Manager Location: […]

Linville Information Cabin Host

Join our team: Do you have a strong work ethic and a desire to work in protected public lands? Southern Appalachian Wilderness Stewards (SAWS) is hiring for the following positions. Position Title: Cabin Host Position Duration: April 26 – November 10, 2018 Status: Temporary/Part-time Compensation: $11.00 per hour Position Supervisor: Program Manager Location: Linville Falls, NC […]