The position of the Livestock Conservation Planner will assist livestock farm owners and operators in Clark County in planning and applying natural resource conservation practices. Clark CD means Conservation District is the lead agency on a new project – Poop Smart Clark. Poop Smart Clark is an innovative Pollution Identification and Correction (PIC) program leveraging local, state, and federal funds and partnerships to address a primary source of bacteria pollution limiting water quality in Clark County.
This position will act as the technical lead on livestock planning for this program. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work directly with residents, landowners, and land managers to solve natural resource concerns using best management practices, creative thinking, and long-term relationships with clients. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a growing region on some of the most pressing natural resource challenges related to water quality, soil health, and endangered species recovery.
The person hired for this position will report directly to the District Manager.
Applications open until the position is filled. The first round of application reviews September 8, 2020.
Projected Start Date: December 2020 / January 2021