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    Summary

    This position is located within a USDA Natural Resources Conservation state, area, or field office within a designated state.

    This position provides assistance to the Soil and Water Conservation District assigned to the field office within the assigned Natural Resources area; and to work with landowners to apply and maintain a number of conservation practices and review of financial assistance requests under the provision of federal, state, and local agriculture programs.

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    Responsibilities

    • Provides information to farmers, ranchers and other rural residents on the kind of assistance available from NRCS and other USDA agencies.
    • Assists with conducting engineer surveys to design mechanical practices to be utilized in conservation planning.
    • Advises landowners on eligibility prerequisites and conditions that must be satisfied to qualify for program acceptance and payments.
    • Provides technical support to conservation planners in resource planning by utilizing survey tools and planning software.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    7

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/530857200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.