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NOW HIRING--Field Tech I

The Wheeler Soil and Water Conservation District is seeking qualified applicants for a Field Technician I position.  Must have ability to provide technical and outreach assistance, solicit landowner conservation program participation, understand project installation requirements, conduct onsite inspections, create ArcGIS maps/layouts, experience in collecting field data.  Have ability to work independently and as part of a team, have good computer and communication skills.  Grant writing skills preferred.  Must possess a valid driver’s license.  Salary range is $30,000 - $40,000 DOE.  This is a regular full-time position, 40 hrs per week, with benefits as defined in the district personnel policy.

Resume, cover letter not to exceed two pages and three letters of reference should be submitted to Cindy Burlingame, Wheeler SWCD, 40535 Hwy 19, Fossil, OR 97830, by  July 15, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.  Resumes may be hand delivered to the district office, 40535 Hwy 19, Fossil, OR 97830.  Electronic or faxed resumes will not be accepted.  Copies of the job description are available by contacting Cindy Burlingame at (541) 468-2990, E-mail:, or at the district office, 40535 Hwy 19, Fossil, OR 97830.  Job information may also be found on the district website,, or on our Facebook page.  Wheeler SWCD is an equal opportunity employer.

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