Kalamazoo County Conservation District
Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) Technician
The Kalamazoo Conservation District (KCD) is seeking to hire a full-time (40 hours/week) MAEAP Technician. This position serves Kalamazoo County. The focus of this position is to assist farmers to voluntarily prevent or minimize agriculture pollution risk on farms of all sizes and commodities. The ideal candidate will have experience with agriculture and familiarity with best practices.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, AND EXPERIENCE
Wages will be commensurate with education and experience and range from $20-22 per hour with potential to increase based on continued training and certifications. Regular work hours are Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. These hours consist of field work, office work, and the possibility of home office work (with approval). Current benefits include paid federal holidays, vacation, and sick leave. Use of personal vehicle will be reimbursed at the IRS mileage rate.
Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and a list of at least 5 references (all documents must be sent in PDF form and file name must begin with the applicant’s last name) to email@example.com or mail to Elizabeth Rochow, Kalamazoo Conservation District, 5950 Portage St, Suite B, Portage, MI 49002. Official transcripts may be requested at the time of the interview.
Applications must be received by January 13, 2022.
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