Natural Resources Coordinator

Natural Resources Coordinator Position

The Middle Niobrara NRD has a career opening for a Natural Resources Coordinator.  This individual will be responsible for overseeing the natural resource programs of the MNNRD.  This work will include coordination of designing, planting and maintaining windbreaks, ordering, keeping records, care of nursery stock, assist with hiring and supervising staff, working with resource/habitat related cost share programs, provide information regarding trees and wildlife habitat programs, coordinate tree program activities with other agencies, drill rental, gopher bait sales, gopher machine rental, dripline inventory and sales, woody biomass utilization, weed barrier ordering and sales, maintaining district property, vehicles and equipment, watershed coordination, and work with legislative issues.  Experience in using and implementing GIS and/or ArcView applications and computer data management will be integral to this position. 

The educational requirement to qualify for this position is a bachelor’s degree in natural sciences/resources, wildlife management, forestry, horticulture, botany, or agronomy with some business experience or equivalent and at least 2 years of supervisory work experience in related field. The applicant must be familiar with Microsoft Office Programs including Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and software including ArcView, or ArcMap.

The MNNRD offers a full insurance and retirement package.  The MNNRD is and equal opportunity employer.

Individual applicants will need to submit a resume – including job descriptions, contact information for former employers, cover letter, and at least 3 work related references are required. Any other questions regarding the position can be taken by the General Manager. For a complete job description, click the following link: Natural Resources Coordinator

Application deadline is June 30th, 2023.  Position will remain open until filled with a qualified candidate.