VACS Program Technician
The Colonial Soil & Water Conservation District is accepting applications for the position of VACS Program Technician. This full time employment position, being offered for a period of two years, will have the primary role of supporting the implementation of the Virginia Agricultural Cost Share Program. The successful candidate will work closely with other staff members to carryout program deliverables in support of the Commonwealth’s Chesapeake Bay restoration goals. The District offers a competitive benefits package, which includes participation in the Virginia Retirement System and an employer paid health care plan. Starting salary range is $28,000 – $35,000.
Education or experience in agriculture, natural resources and/or environmental science preferred. Successful candidate must possess excellent communication skills, have the ability to use a computer effectively, be well organized and self-motivated. Candidate must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. Background check and drug screening may be required.
Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and completed VA State Application for Employment.
Completed applications must be received no later than 4:00 PM on Friday May 3, 2019.
For information about the position please see www.colonialswcd.net.
Only completed application packages will be accepted for review. Please see job description.