Wednesday, June 15, 2022

          

Job Announcement

Conservation District Field Manager



The Cattaraugus County Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) in Ellicottville, NY is seeking qualified applicants for provisional appointment to the position of Conservation District Field Manager.  This work involves the execution of environmental and conservation programs and services on public and private properties throughout Cattaraugus County. The work includes various administrative duties as well as technical work.  Examination/employment application is available at www.cattco.org/jobs.  Permanent appointment requires successful completion, and placement, thru the Civil Service examination process. Minimum qualifications include:     Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor's degree in mechanical, civil, construction, environmental, or agricultural technology or related field and at least 2 years of satisfactory experience in environmental science, agriculture, construction, engineering, or a closely related field;   OR    Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with an Associates Degree in mechanical, civil, construction, environmental, or agricultural technology or related field and at least 5 years of satisfactory experience in environmental science, agriculture, construction, engineering, or a closely related field, including at least 2 years supervisory experience;  OR  An equivalent combination of training and experience as indicated in (A) and (B).  This is an immediate opening.  Starting salary will be competitive and negotiable, commensurate with experience.  


Questions regarding the position shall be directed to the Cattaraugus Co. SWCD (716)350-4018, or via e-mail to kfriel@cattcoswcd.org.   Applications may be submitted in person or by mail to:  Cattaraugus Co. SWCD, 8 Martha Street, PO Box 1765, Ellicottville, NY 14731, or via e-mail to kfriel@cattcoswcd.org.   Application Deadline is July 15, 2022.


Thursday, April 28, 2022

 

Allegany-Limestone, led by advisor Mr. Dan Waugaman, took first place in the 2022 Cattaraugus County Envirothon, held on April 27th at Allegany State Park. They will now advance to the 2022 New York State Envirothon at Hobart & William Smith College on May 25th and 26th.  Randolph Team #2  took second place and Olean City School placed 3rd. In all, 6 teams representing 5 schools participated in this year’s program, and 2022 was the 30th year that Cattaraugus County has held an Envirothon competition. Over 30 high school students competed.


 2022 Cattaraugus County Envirothon Champs - Allegany-Limestone
 Dan Waugaman, Team Advisor, Xavier Hilmey, Jesse Decker, Connor Ellison, Sughosh Kondur, 
Andy Opperman, Megan Boberg, Catt. Co. Soil & Water



Participating Schools
Allegany-Limestone, Franklinville, Hinsdale, Olean City School District, Randolph

Tuesday, May 12, 2020



 

 The Cattaraugus County Soil and Water Conservation District’s office hours are 
7AM - 4:30PM,  Monday - Friday