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Seasonal Conservation Technician

Postition Announcement

Seasonal Conservation Technician (CT)

Position Opens:March 7, 2023
Application Review:Position open until filled; application review begins March 29, 2023. Interviews likely to be held the week of April 3-7.
Position Status: Part-time and temporary ending June 30, 2023; (10-20 hrs/week), At-will, Non-exempt
Pay Range: $16/hour
Benefits: No benefits are provided for this part-time, seasonal position.
Office Location:Corvallis, Oregon; potential for hybrid telework/office work option
Reports to:Natural Resource Conservation Program Director
Desired Start Date:Anticipated start date early- to mid-April 2023

About the Seasonal Conservation Technician Position

The CT’s duties support the Invasive Species Program (ISP) at Benton SWCD.  The ISP aims to educate residents of Benton County about noxious weeds and their impact on working lands and ecology of local forests, rivers, and other habitat.  The main focus of the Seasonal CT will be the outreach, assessment, and removal of oblong spurge (Euphorbia oblongata) which is a high priority noxious weed in Benton County.  We seek a collaborative team member with an interest in supporting all efforts related to controlling noxious weeds in Benton County.  The CT must have some background in plant identification, communication and customer service skills, a willingness to work with residents who have noxious weeds on their property, and enjoy working with diverse community members.

Application Deadline

For full consideration, apply before 11:59 PM, March 28.  Application review begins on Monday, March 29, 2023.  The position is open until filled so potential candidates may check our website to see if we are still accepting applications. Please submit all application materials requested.