Hood River Soil & Water Conservation District - Conservation Technician
Salary: $22-$25/hr DOE
Location: Hood River, OR
Application deadline: February 26
Desription: The primary duties of the Technician will be to implement a wildfire defensible space program. Tasks will include working with residents to conduct education on defensible space best practices through yard debris pick up events, mobile chipping, and direct service defensible space work. The Technician will oversee landowner outreach and education, managing sign-ups for a mobile chipping program, communicating with the Mount Adams Resource Stewards to accomplish the chipping work, work with the Oregon State Fire Marshal’s office to conduct home hazard assessments, and organize further defensible space work as needed. Visit hoodriverswcd.org or click here for job description: https://hoodriverswcd.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/02/Conservation-Technician-2023.pdf
How to Apply: Apply by submitting a brief letter describing how your experience and training support the major responsibilities and qualifications for the position. Include a resume and three references. email to Heather@hoodriverswcd.org.