Conservation Specialist

Orleans County NRCD

Newport, Vermont

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $41000
Deadline Jul 05, 2022
Required Experience 2 - 6 years

The Orleans County Natural Resources Conservation District seeks a full-time Conservation Specialist to join our team! We are looking for an innovator with both field and administrative experience who can build community in this dynamic position driven by conservation science, high quality service and a passion for Vermont Agricultural and Natural Resource Conservation.

The primary role of this position will be to work with municipalities and landowner to assess, plan and implement natural resource restoration projects like culvert retrofits and riparian planting projects with room for creativity and growth in program offerings. Position is based in Newport VT USDA office with some remote work possible. Bachelor’s degree is required with at least 3 years of work experience in a related field. We offer staff a supportive work environment with a goal of meeting our clients’ needs as well as the well being of our staff.  


Find the position description on our website to learn more about the position. Applications are due by the end of Monday July 5th. To apply please send your cover letter and resume as one PDF to No phone calls please.

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.