Be a Part of Our Award Winning Team

The communications director partners with the executive director across programs to help shape and publicize the tremendous work of our 40-year-old environmental organization from education to on-the-ground projects to ongoing public policy and planning efforts. 

The planning specialist works with Friends' planning director to respond to emerging and ongoing issues facing the river system and surrounding watershed and provide research assistance, document preparation, data gathering, and mapping to support Friends’ programs.

The director of community and strategic initiatives leads the education and outreach team and select programs including Overflow Action Days and Litter Free Chicago River.

If you’re up to the challenge of improving and protecting the Chicago River system for people, plants, and animals, apply now.