Skagit Conservation District Conservation Specialist

This is a full-time entry-level position

Salary: Dependent on Qualifications

Closing Date: December 15, 2021, 4:00pm


This position requires a passion for natural resources management and conservation practices. The minimum level of education is a technical degree in a compatible field of study from an accredited institution in agriculture, natural resource management, environmental science, or a closely related field. Also desired is demonstrated experience and understanding of working in a public setting on natural resources, agricultural, fisheries, forestry, stormwater or other conservation-related tasks. The position will rely on strong communication and organizational skills essential to support community outreach and social marketing elements of encouraging voluntary participation in land stewardship and conservation. Also desired is experience in grant reporting, contract management, and the ability to communicate in Spanish.

To apply for this position:

Applicants must provide a cover letter, a completed application form (available from the conservation district office or website), a resume, and three professional references. Applications must be received by email on or before 4:00 pm, December 15, 2021. Applicants may be subject to a background check.

To learn more:

Download the announcement here: SkagitCD – Conservation Specialist 20211202