Job Opportunities

The following Job Opportunities are now available with Michigan Conservation Districts: 

Saginaw Conservation District - District Administrator
The Saginaw Conservation District is currently accepting applications for the position of District Administrator.  Primary responsibilities of this job include, but are not limited to: bookkeeping, including a thorough understanding of QuickBooks and Microsoft Office and managing the office staff (typically less than four people). This position reports directly to the Board of Directors.  This person will answer the phone and greet walk-in customers at the office, as needed. The duties also include assisting with grant writing and management and supporting the District’s various projects through Marketing and Outreach tools.  

Application Deadline: April 30, 2018.  Please send your resume, along with a cover letter and three (3) references (phone number and e-mail included) to:  Please type “Office Administrator” in the subject line.  

Clinton Conservation District - CTAI Specialist
The Clinton Conservation District is currently seeking interested applicants to serve as a Conservation Technical Assistance Initiative (CTAI) Specialist to serve Clinton, Eaton and Ionia counties. The position will be located in St. Johns, Michigan. The individual will be employed by the Conservation District and the work station will be located with the local office of the United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). The work will be performed under the technical guidance of the NRCS District Conservationist. The applicant must possess a Bachelor of Science Degree in a natural resource or agriculture related field.  

The CTAI Specialist position will be focus on practice implementation and construction inspection. The position will have responsibility to work with individuals in the agricultural community to implement a variety of agricultural practices that are funded under the 2014 Farm Bill. These practices may include, but are not limited to, pest management, nutrient management, prescribed grazing, irrigation water management, and tree/shrub establishment. The position will also work with landowners on risk reduction assessment and implementation for environmental stewardship.

Application Deadline: 4:30pm, April 18. Interested applicants should submit a resume, transcripts, up to 3 references, and a cover letter indicating relevant experience no later than 4:30 p.m. on April 18, 2018 to Kelcie Sweeney, Executive Director: