Resource Conservation Specialist

Northampton County
Jackson, NC 27845
United States

Resource Conservation Specialist
The Human Resources Department is accepting applications for a full-time position for Northampton County Local Government. The Resource Conservation Specialist is responsible for providing technical assistance to agricultural and non-agricultural landowners and land managers as well as residential and commercial land users, utilizing the NRCS 9 step conservation planning process to evaluate and formulate plans to insure that the natural resource base will be maintained and enhanced. Duties include supporting the District Conservationist in meeting the soil conservation objectives for the county. Assisting and advising representatives of local units of government, groups, and land users on soil and water conservation practices, methods, and procedures applicable to areas experiencing soil erosion and other resource problems.
Education/Requirements: The position requires a 2-year associate degree in a natural resource field. Employee will be required to attend training provided by the NC Division of Soil and Water as well as the Natural Resource Conservation Service.?
Apply at the Division of Employment Security (DES)Becker Village Mall, Roanoke Rapids NCor mail application to: HR Dept., PO Box 367, Jackson NC 27845or apply in person at theNorthampton County Human Resources Department107 Thomas Bragg Drive, Jackson NC
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Deadline: Open Until FilledNormal Hiring Salary Range: Grade 68 ($35,701 to $37,506)
Northampton County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and hires only US citizens and lawfully admitted aliens and complies with ADA requirements. Northampton County is a drug-free workplace.The Daily Herald.Category: Agriculture & Pets, Keywords: Conservationist