Job: Forest and Community Resilience Specialist - Cascadia Conservation District - Wenatchee, WA

Description

Cascadia Conservation District is seeking a highly motivated and skilled individual to join the District as a Forest and Community Resilience Specialist. This full-time position will primarily serve as a landowner assistance forester for landowners throughout Chelan County. This position will work with private landowners to develop forest stewardship plans, identify appropriate cost share programs and help them implement forest health and wildfire resilience treatments. This position is focused on implementing our wildfire resilience and forest health program in coordination with local, state and federal partners. Additionally, there will be opportunities to work on a broad spectrum of natural resource management and habitat restoration projects identified in the district 5-year plan. This position has 5 years of secure grant funding through a USDA Regional Conservation Partners Program grant and relies on successful future grant applications to continue its funding. This position reports directly to Cascadia CD’s Executive Director.

Closing Date: Open until filled. First round of applications will be reviewed after October 15, 2021 at 5:00pm