Job Opportunities

Membership and Outreach Summer Intern

The LandTrust for Central North Carolina, an accredited LandTrust, is seeking an outgoing, energetic, self-starter to assist the LandTrust in expanding its current membership base and to work with our newly developed Youth Initiative – The Leopold Society. The primary duties of this position will be to expand the Leopold Society within county recreation departments, while supporting and promoting our ongoing membership development efforts throughout our 10-county region. Additional duties include but are not limited to attending and supporting outreach events (including volunteer workdays), managing conservation education programs, limited financial reporting/ donor data entry, answering the phone, and writing for our social media and website platforms.

Candidates majoring in communications, environmental studies, marketing, or wildlife management and from or with a connection to the 10-county region (Anson, Cabarrus, Davidson, Davie, Iredell, Montgomery, Randolph, Richmond, Rowan, and Stanly) are preferred.

This 11-week paid internship will include a $5,000 stipend and will run from mid-May until mid-August. Housing or medical benefits are not included. Travel across the region is required.

Cover letters and resumes should be postmarked no later than April 10, 2017 and sent to or mailed to:

Mr. Sam Parrott

  1. East Innes Street

Suite 280

Salisbury, NC 28144

About The LandTrust for Central North Carolina

The LandTrust for Central North Carolina works with private landowners and public agencies to conserve the most important natural, scenic, agricultural, and historic places in a 10-county region of the central Piedmont. Since 1995, The LandTrust has worked to offer reasonable and attractive options to landowners who want to protect their lands for future generations to enjoy. Our mission is to work thoughtfully and selectively with property owners to conserve our lands, vistas, and the essential nature of our region. For more information about The LandTrust for Central North Carolina, please contact The LandTrust at 704-647-0302 or, or visit their website at