Washakie County Conservation District

Worland, Wyoming

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details From $37,458 to $49,944 (dependent upon schooling and/or experience
Deadline Jun 19, 2020
Required Experience 2 - 6 years

Washakie County Conservation District is accepting applications for a Full-Time Director.  The incumbent for this position is an employee of and is responsible to the Washakie County Conservation District Board of Supervisors.  The Director is responsible for the day-to-day management functions of the district and the coordination, organization, and timelines of meeting all district goals.

A summary of duties include: Managing all financial operations; Supervising the work of all employees; Preparing for and participating in the monthly Board meetings; Identifying sources and recommending actions to the Board to secure operating funds; Writing and administering grants; Completing monthly payroll; Monitoring and informing the Board of state and national legislative issues affecting conservation district constituents;  Ensuring a public information and education program continues

A Bachelors degree in Business Management or Natural Resources is desirable.  However, work experience may be substituted for college education, but must have a high school diploma (or equivalent). An agricultural background and/or agriculture-related exposure through schooling or work experience is beneficial. The incumbent shall possess a current driver’s license and for security reasons, must be free from any felony convictions.

Incumbent must be reliable, honest, ethical, and have good leadership, communication, and organizational skills.  Must be proficient with computers and business software, including Microsoft Office programs and QuickBooks. Must have the ability to work independently. Must have high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations. Position continually requires demonstrated pose, tact, and diplomacy. Work requires continual attention to detail in composing, typing and proofing materials, establishing priorities and meeting deadlines.  Must have the ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and demands. For job related travel, the ability to be away from home occasionally, possibly overnight, and for longer than normal workdays.

Benefits include vacation, sick leave, health, dental, and vision insurance, and retirement plan.  Position requires 40 hours per week.  

HOW TO APPLY

To request an application and full job description, send an email to wccd@rtconnect.net, Subject Line:  WCCD Director.  Please email or mail completed application and resume to WCCD, 208 Shiloh Road, Worland, Wyoming  82401.  Applications and resumes will be accepted through June 19, 2020. 

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