Job Opportunities

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


Alger Conservation District - Administrative and Field Technician Assistant
Chippewa Luce Mackinac Conservation District - Forester
Tuscola Conservation District - Conservation Technician


Alger Conservation District - Administrative and Field Technician Assistant
The Alger Conservation District is seeking a qualified person to fill an administrative assistant/field tech position beginning January 1, 2019. Position is based in Munising but may encompass cooperative work in adjacent counties. Position is part time, 20-30 hours per week, with the possibility of increased hours dependent on additional funding.

Job Description

Application Deadline:  3:00 pm, Friday, December 7, 2018.  Send cover letter, resume including academic and field background, and list of three references by mail or e-mail to the attention of: Teri Grout, Executive Director; Alger Conservation District. 101 Court Street, Munising, MI 49862. Email: teri.grout@macd.org.


Chippewa Luce Mackinac Conservation District - Forester
The Chippewa Luce Mackinac Conservation District (CLMCD) is seeking enthusiastic applicants to serve as an educational Forester in the area of private lands forestry for the Michigan Forestry Assistance Program (FAP). The purpose of the Forestry Assistance Program is to provide private landowners with technical assistance regarding forestry, wildlife habitat, and related natural resource concerns, so that they may make informed decisions about the use and management of their forestlands. The candidate will be based in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan and will include assignments in all of Chippewa, Luce, and Mackinac counties. Duties will be performed under the direction of the CLMCD Executive Director with yearly goals guided by an advisory board made up of directors and staff from the Conservation District, local, state, and federal partners. Office to field split is approximately 60/40 depending on the time of year.

Job Description

Application Deadline: Interested applicants should send a professional resume, cover letter, and a list of three (3) references to clmcd@macd.org with the subject: Forester Position or mail to CLMCD C/O Mike McCarthy, 2847 Ashmun St, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783 for consideration. Applications preferred by 4:00 pm EST on Friday November 23rd 2018. Post will remain open until filled.


Tuscola Conservation District - Conservation Technician
The Tuscola Conservation District is seeking applications for the position of Conservation Technician. The Conservation Technician will assist the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Services (NRCS), in planning, contracting and implementing various agricultural conservation practices in Tuscola County. This position aids in the delivery of USDA, Farm Bill Programs available to qualifying agricultural customers within Tuscola County with delivery of these programs to customers through multiple phases including: farm site assessments, developing conservation plans, assisting with program signups, contracting and implementation. This grant is a funded position for 2 years with intentions for renewal. 

Job Description

Application Deadline: Please submit a cover letter, resume and references to Mike Boike, District Manager by email mike.boike@mi.nacdnet.net by the close of business on Friday, November 20th, 2018. Please contact Mike Boike with any questions related to the position by email or by calling (989) 673-8174 ext.3. To obtain further information about the Tuscola Conservation District visit our website at www.tuscolacd.com.