South Yakima CD is Hiring a Resource Conservation Technician

Position Description

This full-time position will address on-farm natural resource issues by providing direct one-on-one technical assistance to private landowners and voluntary participants within the boundaries of SYCD. This position entails working closely with other agencies, including the Dairy Nutrient Management Program of the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA). The Resource Conservation Technician will also work on farm/conservation planning, implementation of Best Management Practices, and providing educational and outreach information to local producers, agencies, partners, and the community.


FTE $3,400 – $4,200 per month dependent on education, experience, and qualifications. Benefits include major holidays, overtime, stipend for medical insurance premiums, accrued vacation, sick leave, and a 403(b) retirement program (employee-managed).

Application Information

Please provide a cover letter including your contact information and your resume with work experience. Submit applications via email to South Yakima Conservation District Manager Rodney Heit ().

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