Thursday, October 3, 2019


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 https://www.cattco.org/human-resources/exam-job-app.  Permanent appointment requires successful competition 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 Associate’s 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.  Starting salary shall be $45,000-$50,000, commensurate with experience.  Questions regarding the position shall be directed to the Cattaraugus Co. SWCD District Field Manager at (716)350-4008, or via e-mail to briandavis47@hotmail.com.  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 cattcoswcd@gmail.com.  Applications must be received no later than October 31, 2019.