EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Administrative Operations and Human Resources Specialist


Position Summary

The primary focus of the Administrative Operations & Human Resources Specialist is to manage and coordinate the day-to-day operations of the Palouse Conservation District office, human resource functions, board meeting coordination, and assistance with special projects.

Position Details

FTE: Part Time (30 hours/week) to Full Time (40 hours/week)

Compensation: Starting at $19.75/hour (depending on experience)

Position Type: Regular (benefit eligible)

Required Qualifications

Associate’s degree in Business, Public Administration, Organizational Development, or closely related field.

Two (2) years of progressive responsibility in personnel management or supervision, agency administration or similar work.

Intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Word and Excel.

Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

Valid, unrestricted driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with QuickBooks, Publisher, Microsoft PowerPoint, Smartsheet, and Access.

Application Instructions

To apply, please click the link here.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Please be prepared to submit a letter of interest and a resume by April 19, 2020. Applications that do not include both a letter of interest and resume will not be considered. Palouse Conservation District is an equal opportunity employer.

Position Description

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We are currently looking to hire 3 Riparian Restoration Field Crew Members! 

 

Why work for the Palouse Conservation District:

Work with a team of natural resource professionals focused on local grassroots conservation efforts.

Non-regulatory boots on the ground work; enjoy summer outside on the beautiful Palouse by putting conservation literally in the ground

Work on a variety of conservation projects on private land.

Gain valuable qualifications and job skills (e.g. first aid certification, streambank bioengineering, native and invasive plant ID).

Position Summary

The Riparian Restoration Field Crew Member’s primary purpose is to complete field work for the 2020 field season.  The position is highly physical, field-based position responsible for performing tasks that support riparian restoration projects throughout the Palouse Conservation District. Crew members will work Monday through Thursday, 10 hours per day. Field season typically starts in early summer and continues into fall, as work is needed. Start and end dates are flexible but preferred start date is Monday, May 4th.

Crew members are supplied with personal protective equipment (PPE) and field appropriate gear, such as waders and rain gear. Upon hire, crew members must supply their own work boots and come dressed for the job.

Position Details

Vacancies: 3

FTE: Full Time (40 hours/week)

Compensation: Starting at $13.50/hour

Position Type: Temporary (non-benefits eligible)

Sick pay will be earned at the rate of 1 hour per 40 hours worked.

Primary duties include:

  • Implementing riparian restoration work under direction of the Field Crew Leader

  • Planting native trees and shrubs

  • Mechanical and chemical weed control, including mixing and spraying herbicides

  • Operating and maintaining hand tools and small engine machinery

  • Harvesting plant materials

  • Installing wood/post structures in streams

  • Other duties as assigned
     

Required Qualifications

Valid, unrestricted driver’s license.

Physically able to work on steep slopes and rough terrain.

Physically able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.

Physically able to plant for extended periods.

Ability to adapt and think independently in changing conditions.

Willingness to participate as part of team.

Must possess a positive work ethic.

 

Application Instructions

To apply, please click the link here.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Please be prepared to submit a letter of interest and a resume by April 10, 2020. Applications that do not include both a letter of interest and resume will not be considered. Palouse Conservation District is an equal opportunity employer.

 

The Palouse Conservation District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All programs and services of the Palouse Conservation District are offered on a nondiscriminatory basis, without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, marital status or disability.

1615 NE Eastgate Blvd. Suite H

Pullman, WA 99163

Phone: 509-332-4101

PalouseCD@PalouseCD.org

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