SWCD Open Positions:

District Admin./Education Director- James River SWCD- Application Deadline: April 10 , 2017

The James River Soil and Water Conservation District is seeking applications for the position of District Administrator/Education Director. All applicants must complete the application form below and send it with any other attachments to jrswcdapplications@gmail.com. The deadline for the submission of applications is April 10th at 5:00 p.m. The full job description is attached. Applicants may contact the James River SWCD office at (804) 732-6550 for additional information or questions. The James River SWCD is an equal opportunity employer.  

District Admin./Education Director Job Description

Job Application

Conservation Education Specialist- Robert E. Lee SWCD- Application Deadline: April 18, 2017

Robert E. Lee Soil and Water Conservation District (RELSWCD) is accepting applications for a full-time Conservation Education Specialist.   Primary duties of the position include coordination and promotion of the development of conservation education projects and activities by school and community groups and maintaining a strong public relations effort for the District.  The position does require occasional evenings and weekend travel.  Applicant must possess the ability to multi-task, communicate effectively and work independently.  Computer application skills and grant writing abilities are required.  Valid driver’s license and criminal background check required.  Applicant should be a graduate from an accredited four year college with a degree in education, agriculture, natural resources or related field and/or equivalent experience.  Salary based on qualifications/experience.  VA State application form and full job description is available at www.releeconservation.com.  Send cover letter and application to Robert E. Lee SWCD, 7631-A Richmond Hwy., Appomattox, VA 24522.  Applications must be received or post-marked by April 18, 2017.  Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed State application.  RELSWCD is an equal opportunity employer.


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SWCD staff please submit any employment opportunities to be shared to Kendall.Tyree@vaswcd.org for posting to this forum. Please include a job description, information on who to submit the application to and information on how long the position will be open for submission of applications.