Westmoreland County

Montross, VA

Northern Neck Soil & Water Conservation District CONSERVATION SPECIALIST

Open Until: 
Friday, July 20, 2018
$30,000 - $60,000 based on qualifications; plus benefits
5559 Richmond Road
Warsaw, VA 22572
United States

CONSERVATION SPECIALIST OPENING The Northern Neck Soil & Water Conservation District (NNSWCD), a political subdivision of the Commonwealth of Virginia, is seeking a permanent full-time Conservation Specialist. This person will assist in fulfilling the District’s mission of promoting the stewardship of natural resources through leadership, education, and technical assistance within Lancaster, Northumberland, Richmond, and Westmoreland Counties. The Conservation Specialist shall have a B.S. degree in agriculture/natural resources field or related experience. Certification as a Nutrient Management Planner must be obtained within a reasonable period of time taking into consideration the experience requirements established. The job responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Promoting, administrating, and implementing the Virginia Ag BMP Cost-Share Program; • Identifying soil and water quality concerns within the District; • Providing technical assistance to farmers, landowners, homeowners, citizen groups, partner agencies, local government, and non-governmental organizations. A complete Job Description and fillable NNSWCD Employment Application are available at: www.nnswcd.org/employment Permanent full-time with maximum 40 hours/week Salary Range: $30,000 - $60,000 based on qualifications; plus benefits Submit cover letter, resume, and NNSWCD Employment Application by no later than July 20, 2018. Email to: kathy.clarke@nnswcd.org or submit via postal service to: Northern Neck SWCD Attn: District Manager P.O. Box 220 Warsaw, VA 22572

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