Position Natural Resource Specialist III
Contact Phone: 903-572-4471
Qualifications EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Experience in the fields of agronomy, agriculture, natural resources management, and/or environmental planning with specific knowledge of animal waste management, grazing management, and nutrient management. Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in agronomy, natural resources, environmental science, environmental planning, agriculture, or a related field is generally preferred. Experience and education may be substituted for one another. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES Incumbent must have extensive knowledge of crop and soil nutrients, animal waste management, and fertilization principles. Must have a working knowledge of computers and appropriate software programs. Ability to work in office environment as well as outdoors. Excellent communication skills are required. Ability to work with agricultural producers, government agency representatives, and the general public. Working knowledge of Natural Resources Conservation Service policies, as well as state and federal water quality laws. Must be able to safely accomplish moderate lifting (up to 50 lbs.) and sustained moderate physical activity. Must be able to safely and legally operate a motor vehicle. REGISTRATION, CERTIFICATION, OR LICENSURE Incumbent must be able to successfully complete the requirements for the Texas Certified Nutrient Management Specialist as provided by Texas AgriLife Extension Service and USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service.
Job Description Job Description
Location Mount Pleasant, Texas
Closing Date 10/21/2017
Tags Forestry