Career Opportunities

Friends of the Kaw (FOK) serves the Kansas River, known locally as the Kaw. The Kaw is the largest prairie watershed in the world. The river originates at the junction of the Smoky Hill and Republican Rivers and runs more than 173 miles to meet the Missouri in northeast Kansas. The Kaw provides drinking water for 800,000 people. For more than twenty years, our group has been the only grassroots conservation group dedicated to protecting the Kaw. 

The Friends of the Kaw Team consists of the Kansas Riverkeeper & Executive Director, Development Director, Education Specialist and Interns. 

We currently have an opening for a part-time Program Manager.

Position Title:            Program Manager

Location:                    Commuting distance to Lawrence, KS

Hours:                         Part-time estimated 20 to 30 hours per week

Contact:                     Dawn Buehler, Executive Director

                                    riverkeeper@kansasriver.org

Read the full position description here.