Lewis County Conservation District hiring resource technician

Recruiting for Resource Technician

$2,400 – 3,000 Monthly, DOQ

Position is with the Lewis County Conservation District located in Chehalis, Washington. The list of eligible applicants will be used to fill a new position.


High school graduate or GED equivalent and two years of technical experience in an environmental agency or office. College level course work in environmental, physical or natural sciences, or closely related field may be substituted, year for year, for the required experience. Must have current Washington State driver’s license.

Duties and responsibilities

The position of Resource Technician 1 is a technical position of the Lewis County Conservation District. The employee occupying this position performs activities as directed by the District Manager and reports monthly to the Board of Supervisors.

This position provides assistance to the Lewis County Conservation District in developing and implementing conservation plans, including nutrient management for dairy, poultry and livestock operations. Restoration of riparian buffers along salmon bearing streams and surveying culverts may also be emphasized. The position will require working in inclement weather and may include walking long distances in brushy and hilly terrain.

Complete and submit an application, resume, and cover letter to the Lewis County Conservation District no later than 3:00 pm December 1, 2017. Emailed applications received by the deadline will be accepted if followed by a hard copy. Post-marked applications shall not be considered as a substitute for the above requirement. Interviews for this position will be held on December 12, 2017.

For further information and application forms contact:

Lewis County Conservation District
1554 Bishop Rd.
Chehalis, WA 98532
(360)748-0083 x115