Job Notice: Staff Attorney

Waterkeepers Chesapeake seeks a junior to mid-level attorney for its Legal Program, reporting to the Executive Director. The Staff Attorney will contribute to Waterkeepers Chesapeake’s legal and policy presence and effectiveness in the Chesapeake and Coastal Bays watersheds.  As part of the legal team, the Staff Attorney will advance Waterkeepers Chesapeake’s policy goals of fishable, swimmable waterways, and clean drinking water through litigation, and advocacy. WKC is looking for a qualified environmental attorney with an exceptional commitment to the environment and a strong academic and experiential-learning record. The position requires some travel throughout the Chesapeake region, and a commitment to attend meetings and appointments that may be outside of normal business hours. Waterkeepers Chesapeake is an equal opportunity employer and highly values diversity. The position is available immediately.