Job Opportunities

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


Kalamazoo Conservation District-- District Manager Position Opening
The Kalamazoo Conservation District is currently seeking a Conservation District Manager to conduct business, supervise Conservation District staff, provide customer assistance, prepare monthly budget reports, and maintain correspondence. Other essential duties include maintaining District financial accounts according to Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development guidelines, establishing annual budgets, conducting public presentations and meetings, identifying grant opportunities and preparing grant proposals, grant administration, and assisting with financial audits. The ideal candidate will demonstrate creativity, possess a strong attention to detail, and exhibit the ability to work as part of a team in support of several programs. This is currently a part-time position of 20 hours per week, with the potential to become a full time position if additional grants become awarded over time.


Application Deadline:  July 8, 4:00pm.  Send Resume, Send resume, references, and letter of interest by email only to: Kalamazoo CD Board of Directors, kalamazooconservation@gmail.com



Barry Conservation District - Forestry Assistance Program Forester
The Barry Conservation District seeks a Forester to work within the Forestry Assistance Program. The Forestry Assistance Program (FAP) provides private forested landowners with technical assistance and information regarding forestry, wildlife habitat, and related natural resource concerns, so that they may make informed decisions about the use and management of their forestlands. Position requires a minimum of a B.S. or M.S. in Forestry. This is a grant-funded position, renewed annually. Wage commensurate with candidate’s experience.

Job Posting

Application Deadline:  June 30, 2016.  Send cover letter and resume to Sarah Nelson, Executive Director Barry Conservation District: sarah.nelson@macd.org.