From: Lori Phalen <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Monday, October 9, 2017 at 3:14 PM
Cc: Lori Lynn Mathews <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Michigan Posting: Delta Conservation District CTAI Specialist
Resent-From: Jim Schneider <[log in to unmask]>
Resent-Date: Monday, October 9, 2017 at 3:13 PM

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Delta Conservation District - Conservation Technical Assistance Initiative Specialist
The Delta Conservation District is currently seeking interested applicants to apply for an Michigan Groundwater Stewardship Program conservation technical assistant position.  The applicant must possess a minimum of a Bachelor of Science Degree in an agriculture related field.  The individual will be employed by the Delta Conservation District and the work station will be co-located with the local office of the United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Gladstone, MI. Individuals will handle assignments in a multi-county area.  The work will be performed under the technical guidance of the NRCS District Conservationist. The CTAI Specialist position will be field based focusing on practice implementation and construction inspection. The position will have responsibility to work with individuals in the agricultural community to implement a variety of agricultural practices that are funded under the USDA Farm Bill.  These practices may include, but are not limited to, pest management, nutrient management, prescribed grazing, irrigation water management and tree/shrub establishment.  The position will also work with landowners on risk reduction assessment and implementation for environmental stewardship.

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Application Deadline: Wednesday October 18th, 2017, close of business.  Submit a resume, official transcripts, and cover letter indicating relevant experience to the Delta Conservation District, Attn. CEO, at 6822 Hwy. 2, 41 & M35, Gladstone, MI. 49837.  Selected candidates should plan to interview on Monday October 23rd the following week.


Lori Phalen
Executive Director
Michigan Association of Conservation Districts
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