Clackamas Soil and Water Conservation District — Conservation Specialist (Oregon)

Clackamas Soil and Water Conservation District seeks an experienced Conservation Specialist to work mainly with small farms and rural/urban residential properties. Working knowledge of plant material including proper placement and maintenance, plus a demonstrated working knowledge of urban conservation practices including bioswales and rain gardens is desirable. The Conservation Specialist provides technical help to landowners, collaborating to successfully implement practices that conserve natural resources. Desired applicant will be a self-starter who can work independently and as an integral member of the District’s conservation planning team, with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively. The Conservation Specialist is expected to provide superior customer service and to behave in a professional manner.

Click here for a full position description and an application form. To apply please send a completed application, resume, and cover letter to 22055 S. Beavercreek Road Suite 1, Beavercreek, OR 97004 or provide it electronically to District Manager Christopher Lapp at

All application materials must be received electronically by midnight on April 16, 2021 OR postmarked by April 16, 2021 if submitting via ground mail.

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