Soil Conservation Technician: Illinois

Agency
Natural Resource Conservation Service
Location
Champaign, IL; Charleston, IL
Job Category
Full time Positions
Salary
GS 4-5
Last Date to Apply
11/09/2020
Website
https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/583255600
Description
The position announcement number is NRCS-21-10953949-IL-DE-CPF. This position is located within a USDA Natural Resources Conservation state, area, or field office within a designated state. This position provides assistance to the Soil and Water Conservation District assigned to the field office within the assigned Natural Resources area; and to work with landowners to apply and maintain a number of conservation practices and review of financial assistance requests under the provision of federal, state, and local agriculture programs. -Provides information to farmers, ranchers and other rural residents on the kind of assistance available from NRCS and other USDA agencies. -Assists with conducting engineer surveys to design mechanical practices to be utilized in conservation planning. -Advises landowners on eligibility prerequisites and conditions that must be satisfied to qualify for program acceptance and payments. -Provides technical support to conservation planners in resource planning by utilizing survey tools and planning software.
Qualifications
Qualifications are listed on the USAJobs posting.
Contact Person
Christopher Fiedler
Contact Phone
816-926-6398
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