Employment Opportunity at Logan SWCD

Logan Soil andWater Conservation District

324 CR 11Bellefontaine, Ohio 43311 937.404.3150

EmploymentOpportunity

Position: Entry Level District Technician

Employment Status: Full-Time with Benefits

Application Due:  March31, 2020

Duties andResponsibilities:

-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.


Qualifications:

-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 jennifer.snipes@oh.nacdnet.net by the application deadline.