CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Nutrient Management Specialists

The Watershed Agricultural Council is seeking two (2) Nutrient Management Specialists to be responsible for the collection of data required for the development and implementation of comprehensive nutrient management plans within the West of Hudson (WoH) Catskill/Delaware Watershed region of the New York City drinking water supply. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree with course work in field crops and one year of relevant experience preferred. Substitution of an Associate’s Degree in similar field of study and at least two years relevant field experience will be considered. Salary: mid $40,000s. EOE.
POSITION DESCRIPTION

To Apply
Please send cover letter and resume to:
Amy Faulkner
Watershed Agricultural Council
33195 State Highway 10
Walton, NY 13856
or via e-mail afaulkner@nycwatershed.org

 

Executive Assistant

The Watershed Agricultural Council is seeking an Executive Assistant to work with their Forestry Program. Excellent opportunity for self starter able to handle a wide variety of tasks including working independently with minimal direction, computer skills, and office duties. Salary low $30,000s commensurate with experience. Application review will begin October 28, 2016. EOE.
POSITION DESCRIPTION

To Apply
Please send cover letter and resume to:
Amy Faulkner
Watershed Agricultural Council
33195 State Highway 10
Walton, NY 13856
or via e-mail afaulkner@nycwatershed.org

 

Easement Stewardship Specialist

The Watershed Agricultural Council is seeking an Easement Program Stewardship Specialist to assist in the stewardship of agricultural conservation easements designed to protect agricultural and forestry viability and water quality. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in supporting field; Three years related experience in land conservation or natural resource management; as well as additional requirements further detailed in POSITION DESCRIPTION. Salary: High $40,000s. EOE. Review of applications will begin immediately.

To Apply
Please send cover letter and resume to:
Amy Faulkner
Watershed Agricultural Council
33195 State Highway 10
Walton, NY 13856
or via e-mail afaulkner@nycwatershed.org

 

East of Hudson Program Coordinator

The Watershed Agricultural Council is seeking an East of Hudson Program Coordinator. The Coordinator is responsible for the implementation of the Agricultural Program in New York City’s Croton Watershed and will act as a chief liaison with the general public representing the agricultural program specific to water quality initiatives.  Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in agronomy, environmental science, agriculture, natural resource management, engineering or related disciplines; Minimum of two years of supervisory experience; Experience writing and managing grants and contract; as well as additional requirements further detailed in POSITION DESCRIPTION. Salary: $70,000s. EOE. Review of applications will begin November 18, 2016.

To Apply
Please send cover letter and resume to:
Amy Faulkner
Watershed Agricultural Council
33195 State Highway 10
Walton, NY 13856
or via e-mail afaulkner@nycwatershed.org

 

Precision Feed Management Specialist

The Watershed Agricultural Council is seeking a Precision Feed Management Specialist. The Precision Feed Management Specialist will conduct Precision Feed planning on dairy and beef farms participating in the New York City Watershed Agricultural Program (NYCWAP). The individual will work one on one with participating farmers to develop Precision Feed Management plans. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree with course work strength in dairy and field crop management and one year of relevant experience preferred; Must have or acquire New York/Northeast Certified Crop Advisor Certification and maintain Certified Education Units (CEUs) to keep current; American Society of Animal Science Professional Animal Scientist certification (or must be willing to obtain); as well as additional requirements further detailed in POSITION DESCRIPTION. Salary: Low $40,000s. EOE. Review of applications will begin November 18, 2016.

To Apply
Please send cover letter and resume to:
Amy Faulkner
Watershed Agricultural Council
33195 State Highway 10
Walton, NY 13856
or via e-mail afaulkner@nycwatershed.org