Jobs

The following job opportunities are now available with Michigan Conservation Districts: 
FORESTER
Montcalm Conservation District
 

The Montcalm Conservation District is seeking a Forester to provide assistance to private forest landowners in Montcalm, Kent, and Ionia counties. This is a granted position through the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development – Forestry Assistance Program (FAP) which is renewed annually. The purpose of the program is to provide landowners with technical 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.

Primary office space for the Forestry position is located at USDA Service Center in Stanton, MI. The forester’s time is allocated between the Montcalm, Kent, and Ionia Conservation Districts. The forestry position is primarily a field position.

Application Deadline:  August 2nd

Submit a cover letter, resume, and references to: amber.snow@macd.org with “Forester” in the subject line.

You may also submit via mail to:

Montcalm Conservation District
ATTN: Amber Snow, District Manager
77 South State St.
Stanton, MI 48888

MAEAP Technician
Ogemaw Conservation District
 
The Ogemaw Conservation District is seeking a MAEAP Tech to oversee and implement all aspects of the Michigan Agricultural Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) in Ogemaw, Arenac, Iosco, Roscommon and Oscoda counties.
 
Successful candidate will deliver the MAEAP through on-farm technical assistance, using farm specific risk assessments, education and conservation plan development to implement practices, and coordinate local, state and federal agency resources to help reduce identified environmental risks, and make progress toward MAEAP verification.  Technician works closely with local advisory team in developing priorities for the program, Natural Resources Conservation Service and the Michigan Department of Agriculture Rural Development.  Position is located in West Branch, MI.

Application Deadline:  August 19th at 4:00pm.

Submit a letter of interest, resume, and list of references to ogemawcd@gmail.com with “MAEAP Tech” in the subject line.

You may also submit via mail to:
Ogemaw Conservation District
ATTN: Donita Charron
240 W Wright St.
West Branch, MI 48661
DISTRICT MANAGER
Schoolcraft Conservation District
 
The Schoolcraft Conservation District is currently seeking a District Manager.  The District Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Schoolcraft County Conservation District including organization and supervision of office operations and staff, coordinating District programs and activities, performing field work associated with grants, fee-for-services activities, workshops, etc. and providing assistance to the District Board members.
Application Deadline:  until filled
 
Submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of three references to Tom White at gtwhite74@gmail.com with “District Manager” in the subject line.
DISTRICT MANAGER
Dickinson Conservation District
 
The Dickinson Conservation District is currently seeking a District Manager. The District Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Dickinson Conservation District including organization and supervision of office operations and staff, coordinating District programs and activities, performing field work associated with grants, fee-for-services activities, workshops, etc. and providing assistance to the District Board members.
Application Deadline:  until filled
 
Submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Bill Rice at wmdrice@gmail.com with “District Manager” in the subject line.