Employment Opportunity at Logan SWCD
Logan Soil andWater Conservation District
324 CR 11Bellefontaine, Ohio 43311 937.404.3150
Position: Entry Level District Technician
Employment Status: Full-Time with Benefits
Application Due: March31, 2020
-Provides onsite and over thephone technical assistance regarding best practices for farming, soil and waterconservation, pond construction, pond management, new home builds, andpre-existing issues arising on properties in Logan County.
-Develop engineering designs,providing layout and assistance with construction of conservation practices.The development of the plans will follow the guidelines established by NRCS.
-Assist customers and the OhioDepartment of Agriculture with Pollution Abatement concerns.
-Assist with all districtprograms as needed.
-Prepare and maintain allrecords, reports, and forms required by the Board of Supervisors and/or theDistrict Administrator.
-Assist cooperators with applyingconservation practices and other programs as needed.
-General knowledge of agricultureand natural resources. Experience in crop or livestock operations includingmanagement practices emphasizing soil and water conservation
-Knowledge of AutoCAD (ESRI GIS)and ARC map.
-Knowledge of Surveying Equipment
-Possess skills in MicrosoftOffice
-Applicant should have strongverbal and written communication skills to work with the general public.
-Applicant must be able to workwith other agencies for a common goal.
-Applicant must have a valid OhioDriver’s License, maintain a safe driving record, and have reliabletransportation.
-Ability to pass a backgroundcheck and drug test.
-Ability to handle physicallabor, lift up to 65 pounds, work in inclement weather and traverse ruggedterrain.
Hours of Work: This is a full-time positionwith a 40-hour work week. Monday-Friday with an occasional evening or weekendrequired event.
Salary &Benefits: Salarycommensurate with qualifications and experience based on $32,000/yr. withminimal experience. Benefits include sick leave, vacation leave, and PublicEmployee Retirement System (PERS). Health insurance is available.
Pleasesubmit a cover letter and resume along with three references to the addressabove or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by the application deadline.