The members, supporters and employees of Idaho Rivers United share basic values and beliefs that drive all organizational efforts. The ecological integrity of Idaho's rivers and streams must be protected and restored. IRU must provide consistent and credible leadership for river conservation in Idaho that empowers the public to take action on behalf of our rivers. IRU supports a culture of open communication, teamwork and productive dialogue among the staff and board, and honors its role as a community organization that emphasizes the importance of its members, volunteers and allies.


Conservation Director

The Conservation Director is the senior staff position responsible for directing IRU’s conservation program. This position requires a broad skillset that includes strong natural resource, public land, legal, political, collaborative, communication and social skills. Click here to view more and apply.

Communications Director

The Commuincations Director is the senior staff posiition responsible for directing and implementing IRU’s communication program. This position requires intensive jounalistic style writing. Click here to view more and apply.