Benton Soil and Water Conservation District: Operations Manager
Full Time (32 hours/week)
Closing Date: August 30, 2019
Reports to: Executive Director
Status: At-will, hourly, non-exempt position
32 hours per week
Wage: $22.00/hour, plus highly competitive benefits package
Location: Corvallis, Oregon
About the Benton Soil and Water Conservation District (BSWCD)
BSWCD is a special district governed by an elected Board of Directors and supported through a property tax levy, grants, and other local, state, federal, and private funds. District employees (6 FTEs) engage Benton County residents in the conservation and stewardship of natural resources by providing educational, technical, and/or financial assistance. Our annual operating budget is approximately $1 million dollars. We work collaboratively with a diverse array of knowledgeable and dedicated partner organizations, landowners, and volunteers to achieve our mission. BSWCD is committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive, collaborative, and welcoming. We embrace diversity and we are in the process of developing an organizational equity action plan.
The District offers a highly competitive benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance; employer-matched, tax-deferred retirement savings plan; paid vacation; paid sick leave; 10 paid holidays a year; employer-paid short-term disability insurance and life insurance; and opportunities for professional development and training.
Applications should be received by 4 PM on Monday, August 30, 2019. Submit all application materials requested. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Faxes will not be accepted.
HOW TO APPLY
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Submit all application materials below in hardcopy or electronic form:
- BSWCD job application form or obtain a paper copy at our office.
- Cover letter describing your qualifications for and interest in the Operations Manager position. Please explain how you personally connect with the BSWCD mission, and the skills you would use to be successful in this job.
- Resume (include your email address and phone number in the header).
- At least two writing samples that demonstrate your professional writing style, for instance, meeting notes/minutes, budget report, or other sample relevant to the office manager position.
- Three professional references, at least one of which is a past supervisor.
Send electronic submissions to: Applications@bentonswcd.org with the subject heading Operations Manager Application. Attach all application materials as a single PDF. Please do not include attachments in the body of your email.
Mail hard copy application materials to:
Attn: Holly Crosson
Benton Soil and Water Conservation District
456 SW Monroe Avenue; Suite 110
Corvallis, Oregon 97333
Finalists will be contacted for an interview. We will notify all qualified applicants when a decision has been made. Thank you for your interest in this position and for taking your valuable time to apply for a job with Benton Soil and Water Conservation District!
Equal Employment Opportunity
Benton Soil and Water Conservation District (BSWCD) is an equal opportunity employer. BSWCD does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, military service, marital status, parental status, or any other non-merit factor.