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Thursday, 14 April 2022

Career Opportunity for an Agricultural Program Specialist

news 2022 01The RCD seeks a Program Specialist to join a dynamic team of conservation and agriculture professionals.  The Program Specialist will work closely with staff and partners to lead development and implementation of stewardship in agriculture projects throughout Santa Cruz County and in the Pajaro Valley in particular.

Example projects the Program Specialist will lead include management of the Recharge Net Metering Program (a collaboration between the RCD, the Pajaro Valley Water Management Agency, UC Santa Cruz, and participating landowners that incentivizes installation of managed aquifer recharge projects on farms to improve groundwater sustainability), planning and implementation of stormwater management, collection, and infiltration projects, and on-farm conservation planning. This work supports agriculture’s efforts to steward water supplies, protect water quality, and protect our watersheds. The work environment is fast paced, collaborative, and creative.

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To apply, please submit a resume, letter of interest, and names and phone numbers of two references to: The Resource Conservation District of Santa Cruz County, c/o Tangi Chapman via email to . If you would like additional information, please contact the RCD: Phone: (831) 464-2950.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICANTS: Position is open until filled. We will begin interviewing strong candidates the week of May 9, 2022.

The RCD is an equal opportunity employer.

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