Why Work With Us?

Sonoma Land Trust is more than just a nonprofit — we’re a community working together toward the vital goal of protecting the land forever. Each of our dedicated staff members, interns and volunteers plays an important role in the acquisition and preservation of Sonoma County’s open landscapes.

The Land Trust has been voted one of the Best Places to Work by the North Bay Business Journal. We’re proud of this distinction and what it signifies about our culture and commitment to our mission. We endeavor to be a place where our successes are celebrated and all staff are acknowledged for their efforts toward our shared goals. We strive to create an environment of mutual respect and appreciation.

“I love working at Sonoma Land Trust because creativity and innovation are valued and encouraged.” Ingrid Stearns, Public Programs Manager

Current Job Opportunities

To apply for an open position, please download the position announcement below and follow the instructions to submit your application. Sonoma Land Trust welcomes people of all backgrounds, identities, and beliefs to join us in achieving our mission to protect the land forever. We strive to build a diverse and inclusive culture of mutual respect, equal treatment, and opportunities for success. We hope you’ll join us at Sonoma Land Trust!

Accounting Manager

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Sonoma Land Trust (SLT) seeks an enthusiastic accounting professional to join our dedicated team of conservation practitioners to help our accounting processes run efficiently and effectively. The Accounting Manager provides general support in all aspects of accounting, as well as assisting with various compliance requirements. This position ensures that the SLT’s accounting information systems integrate with other systems to promote efficient workflows and accounting data is accurate and timely. This position will work in alliance with the Director of Finance and Administration and the accounting staff in ensuring our accounting processes support SLT’s ever-evolving processes, systems, and a workplace environment for our growing team of conservationists to thrive.

Intern With Us

Sonoma Land Trust offers internships each school year. Interns must be currently enrolled at an accredited school to receive academic credit.

Outings Intern (3 units)

Description: Want to gain experience in educating others about land conservation through direct experiences in nature? Join Sonoma Land Trust as an Outings Intern and discover Sonoma County’s natural landscapes. In this internship, you will learn how to lead hikes, bring people safely into the outdoors and talk about environmental conservation in Sonoma County. Once you are confident in these techniques, you will begin to co-lead hikes with your fellow interns and share what you learn at community events!
Qualifications: Students age 18 and older are eligible to apply. There are five internship positions in total each school year. Bilingual conversational skills in Spanish are a plus!
Hours: Approximately two weekend days each month from September through May. 135 hours total.
Location: Various preserves throughout Sonoma County.
Stipend: $2,360
To apply: The application for the 2024-2025 Outings Internship is currently closed.
Please check back in April 2025 to apply.
Email with any questions regarding the Outings Internship program.