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Posted 02/02/2024
County Warren
Location Indianola ,Iowa
Salary $75,000-$80,000 with $5,000 increase at 6 months
Deadline 03/01/2024

The Warren County Conservation Board is seeking an experienced, energetic leader to serve as Executive Director. Under the general direction of the Conservation Board, the Director serves as chief administrative officer responsible to plan, coordinate, and oversee all aspects of the Warren County Conservation Department. The WCCB manages parks, campgrounds, natural resource areas, two major trails, State Preserves, a nature center, and other facilities. The Director is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Conservation Department including personnel, budgeting, equipment procurement, strategic planning, policy development, property acquisition, and development projects. The Director works with the public as well as with other agencies and organizations locally, regionally, and statewide. The Director must have excellent written and oral communication skills and be able to both manage and lead multiple projects simultaneously. In the hiring process, a strong emphasis will be placed on grant writing and the candidate’s ability to obtain funding from outside sources. The standard county application can be obtained at

Minimum four-year degree with major course work in natural resource conservation, outdoor recreation, public administration, or a conservation related field.

To Apply
Send resume, cover letter, and standard Warren County employment application to Mark Wilson, Director, Applications due at noon on March 1st

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