Employment Opportunities

We welcome applicants for positions as they become available.  Current openings are posted here; for additional openings go to the UW employment page.

Washington Sea Grant provides a range of critical support to the State of Washington that includes marine research, outreach, communication and education services. The program actively addresses relevant economic and environmental challenges facing our ocean and coasts. With 27 communicators, educators and field agents located in eight coastal counties, the program’s expertise ranges from oceanography and fisheries to economics and urban planning.  An overview of Washington Sea Grant is outlined in our factsheet and key program highlights are illustrated in this infographic.

Job Opening

Community Engagement Specialist

Washington Sea Grant has an outstanding opportunity for a Community Engagement Specialist located on Washington’s Pacific Coast. Principal responsibilities are to coordinate technical assistance and other forms of support for community-led efforts to enhance resilience to natural hazards (flooding, erosion, landslides, and earthquake and tsunami). See the full Community Engagement Specialist job description and apply at UW Hires.

Program Specialist

Washington Sea Grant has an outstanding opportunity for a Community Engagement Specialist located in Seattle. Working closely with the WSG Director and Leadership Team, the Program Specialist plays an integral role in maintaining effective organization, project management and proactive communication to ensure the success of Washington Sea Grant’s Leadership Team. See the full Program Specialist job description and apply at UW Hires.