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 Education Specialist- Clinch Valley SWCD

The Clinch Valley Soil and Water Conservation District is accepting applications for a full-time Education Specialist position.  This position will coordinate and promote the development of conservation education projects, programs, and activities by school and community groups and maintain a strong public relations effort for the District in Russell County VA. Additionally, this position will include administrative duties.  Applicant must be organized and possess excellent communication and technical/grant writing skills along with experience in Microsoft Office Suite, Google Suite, Facebook and Website design applications and the ability to work on many projects simultaneously. Applicant must at least have a Bachelor’s degree in education/ natural resources related field or equivalent experience as determined by the District.  Starting salary based on qualifications/experience ranging from $32,990 – $37,160 which includes an excellent benefit package. Six-month probationary period.

Send a Commonwealth of VA 10-012 application, resume, and references to Clinch Valley SWCD, 140 Highlands Drive Suite 4, Lebanon, VA 24266 by Friday, February 7, 2020 by 4:30 PM. Employment subject to back ground check.

For more information contact Siobhan Nishida, District Manager, at (276) 415-3526 or by email siobhan.nishida@cvswcd.org.

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.