Soil Conservation Technician

The Rooks County Conservation District is seeking a Soil Conservation Technician. Responsibilities include visiting landowners, evaluating field conditions and conservation best management practices, designing practices, overseeing construction, checkout, and related field and office duties. Starting pay is $32,283 per year with an annual $4,800 health insurance incentive to be provided in lieu of health insurance.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GED. Requirements include a background in conservation or agriculture (a two-year degree with agriculture classes will substitute for background in conservation or agriculture), an ability to communicate effectively and work well with people, a valid Kansas state driver’s license or ability to acquire one within 90 days of establishing residency, and a successful security background investigation clearance as required by the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture.

To obtain information on the application process contact Rooks County Conservation District, 617 S Cedar, Stockton, Kansas  67669, 785-425-6302 Ext 3. Applications must be received by February 10, 2023 by 4:30 pm .