Resource Conservationist


The Johnson County Soil & Water Conservation District is taking applications for the Resource Conservationist. Position is 32-40 hours/week Monday to Friday 8:00-4:30. Starting base salary: $16.50 to $18.00 per hour. Additional performance based income may be available through grants. Seeking employee to implement and manage conservation cost-share programs promoting soil and water conservation and provide technical support by working with landowners and operators to develop conservation plans to address resource concerns. Ensuring compliance with Illinois’ government unit and grantor requirements. Familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & Outlook) preferred but not required. Surveying skills highly desirable, but not required. Must be highly organized, trustworthy and self-motivated. Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and insurance. Employment contingent upon receiving a satisfactory United States Department of Agriculture background investigation.

How to Apply

Mail cover letter, resume and references to Johnson County SWCD, 807 North lst. Street, Vienna, IL 62995, by the close of business April 18th. No phone calls please.

Johnson County Soil & Water District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.