About MALT

Marin Agricultural Land Trust (MALT) permanently protects Marin County’s family farms and ranches from development, ensuring that these working lands will continue to provide local food, open range and rich natural habitat for generations to come. Some of the Bay Area’s most acclaimed meats, cheeses, milk, fruits and vegetables come from farms and ranches protected by MALT. Since 1980 MALT has protected over 54,000 acres of Marin’s farmland, forever.

MALT’s comfortable office is located just off Highway 1 in the vibrant community of Point Reyes Station in beautiful West Marin, home to Cowgirl Creamery, Bovine Bakery and Toby’s Feed Barn. Tomales Bay, Point Reyes National Seashore and other outdoor wonders are only minutes away. We offer competitive salary, paid vacation and sick time, health, dental and vision insurance, retirement benefits, family friendly policies and a commitment to honoring work-life balance. Come join our team of highly motivated and passionate staff who care deeply about our mission and one another.

The Position

The Stewardship Associate is a full-time, non-exempt position that reports to the Stewardship Program Manager. The Stewardship Associate participates in MALT’s easement monitoring program and contributes to MALT’s stewardship work and strategic initiatives. The position also participates in supporting the easement acquisition program by conducting site evaluations, providing mapping and grant applications support, drafting baseline documentation reports and coordinating field visits. The Stewardship Associate is actively engaged in the conservation team’s cross departmental initiatives and represents MALT’s easement stewardship program with speaking engagements, presentations and participation in local stakeholder groups.

Essential Duties and Functions

Easement Stewardship, Monitoring and Compliance (60%)

Easement Acquisition Program Support (15%)

Cross-Departmental Collaboration, Community Engagement and Partnerships(25%)

Qualifications and Requirements




Knowledge and Abilities


This is a full-time, non-exempt position at MALT’s office in Point Reyes Station, with remote work during SIP and possibly after. Competitive salary and excellent benefits.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter in PDF format jobs@malt.org

No phone calls, no walk-ins, no recruiters. 

MALT is an equal-opportunity employer.