We are hiring for multiple positions!
Mason-Lake Conservation District and the North Country Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area (NCCISMA) are looking for an Outreach Coordinator to help promote invasive species management in a six county area of Michigan, including Lake, Mason, Mecosta, Missaukee, Osceola, and Wexford. Duties include planning, managing and presenting outreach events at schools, local interest group meetings, fairs, and more. This position will serve as marketing coordinator for NCCISMA by developing publications, maintaining website and newsletters, and promotional materials.
MAEAP Technician Vacancy
Mason-Lake Conservation District is hiring a Technician to carry out the Michigan Agricultural Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP). The MAEAP Technician is responsible for delivering on-farm technical assistance in Mason, Manistee and the west half of Lake Counties. Technical assistance includes conducting farm-specific risk assessments; coordinating local, state, and federal agency resources to help farmers reduce environmental risks; and assisting farmers in making progress toward MAEAP verification, which recognizes farms as good environmental stewards. The MAEAP Technician is also responsible for collaborating with Conservation District staff to promote MAEAP and educate diverse audiences on the importance of sustainable agriculture in counties of coverage.
**Please note, the vacancy announcement has been updated as of 2/22/18, to reflect a change in the grant. Starting wage will now be $20 per hour.
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