Job Announcement: Restoration Project Coordinator
Employer: Marion Soil and Water Conservation District
Location: Salem, OR
Open: March 5, 2018
Closes: Open until filled. Interviews will start between March 26 thru April 6 so please submit application materials sooner rather than later.
Start date: Preferably between April 23 to May 14, 2018
Starting Annual Salary: $52,779
Benefits: Health, Dental and Life Insurances, 125 Flex Spending Plan, Retirement (Not PERS), Vacation and Sick Leaves, Holidays
Required Experience: Graduate degree preferred in ecology, biology, natural resources management or related field and a minimum of 3 years of applied restoration project management; OR
A minimum of 7 years’ experience primarily in applied natural resources project management; OR
Any combination of experience or education equivalent to 5 years coordinating/implementing restoration projects or natural resources management experience.
General Position Overview
The Restoration Project Coordinator is a new full-time position, who will be employed by the Marion Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD). A portion of this position will be assigned to work directly for the North Santiam Watershed Council (Council) Executive Director and Board of Directors through a separate plan of work and will primarily need to generate additional projects and funding opportunities for the Council. The position requires a self-motivated, personable and enthusiastic individual who can implement work, project or programs independently as well as with other SWCD and Council staff, contractors and local partners.
The position will primarily work with rural citizen stakeholders/landowners within the boundaries of Marion SWCD which includes the North Santiam River, Mill Creek and Pudding River Watersheds. This position will ensure that both entities are able to provide technical and financial assistance and coordination through their respective programs and projects.
See full job announcement for more information and how to apply.