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Posted 09/09/2019
County Jackson
Location Maquoketa ,Iowa
Salary $58,000-$62,000
Deadline 10/11/2019


SUPERVISION: This position directly or indirectly supervises all full-time and seasonal staff.


  • Administration of the Jackson County Conservation Department including budgeting, grant writing, fiscal management and project administration.
  • Planning, developing, and administering all capital development and land acquisition projects. 
  • Planning, conducting, and administering all board meetings and providing all necessary information for board members to set policy and procedures.
  • Implements all policy, procedures, and administration as set by the Jackson County Conservation Board.
  • Coordinating and facilitating the maintenance and operations of all areas managed by the Jackson County Conservation Department.
  • Provides public information and guidance about natural resources management and conservation. Maintains cooperative relationships with other agencies and intergovernmental offices.

Please submit  an Application,  Resume, Cover Letter addressed to the Jackson County Conservation Board (Don Yanda, Board Chair),  and list of a minimum three references by mail or electronically to Pam True, Office Manager, Jackson County Conservation, 18670 63rd St. Maquoketa, IA 52060

Jackson County is an equal opportunity employer and will take whatever affirmative actions are necessary to assure equal employment opportunities in all aspect of their employment practices irrespective of race, creed, sex, national origin, age, or disability. 

Applicant must possess an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in natural resources management, biology, animal ecology, outdoor recreation, or other related natural science field. Preferred a minimum

To Apply
Application is available online from the county conservation website ( or Jackson County website ( or by mail from the Jackson County Conservation 18670 63rd St. Maquoketa, IA 52060 (563)652-3783

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