Employment

The Association regularly posts job announcements for local SWCDs as requested. Districts handle their own hiring and all personnel. Check back often for updates. 

 


Full Time James River SWCD- Conservation Outreach Coordinator- Open until filled

The Conservation Outreach Coordinator is a full-time position and provides promotional services related to district programs and events within the counties of Prince George and Chesterfield. This position is under supervision of the James River Soil and Water District (hereafter “JRSWCD” or “District”) District Administrator and Board of Directors.  The Conservation Outreach Coordinator implements the objectives in the Strategic Plan and Annual Plan of Work of the James River Soil and Water Conservation District. This includes support for the Virginia Agricultural Best Management Practices (BMP) Cost-Share and Tax Credit Program by promotion of the Program; creating a quarterly newsletter addressing District events, maintaining an online presence through the use of the social media and the District website, recruiting cost share applicants, coordinating outreach events, and maintaining a working relationship with the agricultural community. This position is based in the JRSWCD Prince George County Office (6380 Scott Memorial Park). For the complete job description and link to the application visit http://www.jamesriverswcd.org/

Please submit the completed state application, resume and a cover letter to bmorring@princegeorgecountyva.gov.


Full Time Office Administrator – Robert E. Lee SWCD 

The Robert E. Lee Soil and Water Conservation District is seeking a full time Office Administrator.  Primary duties include the daily operational support of the district’s programs, administrative and fiscal assistance to the board of directors, maintains financial records, prepares district correspondence, quarterly and year-end reports.  Applicant must be proficient in Microsoft Office and QuickBooks.  Must have the ability to multi-task, work independently and be willing to attend training applicable to the position.   Knowledge of agriculture helpful.  A two year degree in accounting, bookkeeping and business and/or equivalent experience is required.  A valid driver’s license and background check are required.  Six month probationary period.  Salary will be based upon qualifications and experience.  Job description and Application for Employment Form (DPT Form 10-012) are available at www.releeconservation.com.  Submit cover letter, resume and application to Robert E. Lee SWCD, 7631-A Richmond Hwy, Appomattox, VA  24522, by August 15, 2019.  The position will be open until filled.  Equal Opportunity Employer.