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January 9, 2020

Conservation Planner - Soil Technician I Position

Deadline for submission: 4:00 PM, Friday, February 7, 2020

Connecticut Resource Conservation and Development Area Inc. (CT RC&D) is seeking a qualified individual to fill the following position:

Conservation Planner I - Soil Technician I

ABOUT CT RC&D:  Connecticut Resource Conservation and Development Area Inc. (CT RC&D). is a non-profit organization created 1965 in cooperation with the USDA and the Natural Resources Conservation District (NRCS). Connecticut RC&D programs help people utilize yet protect their natural resources, improve local economies, and sustain a high quality of life for Connecticut.  The program derives its success from its ability to connect individuals, communities, government entities, and grassroots organizations. These connections and partnerships enable the development of shared visions and resource networks that work toward a healthy future for Connecticut. CT RC&D is an equal opportunity employer and provider.

CURRENT PROGRAMS:  In addition to cooperative work with NRCS to supply technical and planning support, CT RC&D also hosts innovative programs such as the Connecticut Environmental Review Team, the Connecticut Farm Energy Program, AGvocate Outreach Program, No-Till/Cover Crop Project, Access to Agriculture Program, and the Connecticut Soil Health Initiative.

OPPORTUNITY: CT RC&D seeks an individual with desired experience who is interested in training and education toward a career in conservation planning, soil engineering, and/or agronomy and shares the organization’s enthusiasm for our work in resource conservation, agriculture, and sustainable economic growth. CT RC&D is a small team providing a dynamic work environment with opportunities for growth, education, and innovation. NRCS is a federal agency with an extensive array of staff with expertise in varied areas of conservation planning, site engineering, and soil health.

Email: Cover letter detailing degree, course credit, experience and professional qualifications, and resume to admin@ctrcd.org with subject line (Conservation Planning Position – CT RC&D) by 4:00 PM, Friday, February 7, 2020.

CT RC&D is an equal opportunity employer and provider.