SOIL CONSERVATION ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN
Soil Conservation Office
Full time with Benefits
Minimum Starting Salary $46,898.00
Position involves surveying, designing and oversight & review of construction project installation as it relates to agriculture. Performs site visits for cooperators on Ag land to address soil and water conservation needs. Develops engineering design via survey work, soil runoff computation, topographical information and mapping, soil interpretation, plotting survey and computer data entry.
Must have a working knowledge of soil and water conservation principals, practices, engineering, stormwater management and design. Must have knowledge and understanding of state and federal laws as they relate to the local environmental landscape.
Minimum Education, Training and Experience:
Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university is preferred, but may be substituted with possession of a state high school equivalence certificate and three to five years’ experience working in the agricultural field.
Required Licenses and/or Certificates:
A motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland is required.
State of Maryland Erosion and Sediment Control Certificate.
Maryland Master Logger Certification within six months.
Desirable Additional Qualifications:
Computer experience in ARC View, AutoCAD, Excel, MS Word, and other data processing programs.
Please send a completed County application to HR, 501 Court Lane, Cambridge, MD 21613 as soon as possible. Position will remain open until filled.
Applications can be downloaded at www.dorchestercountymd.com