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Legacy Land Conservancy is seeking a part-time Land Protection Coordinator.
Position Available: Land Protection Coordinator
Small nonprofit land conservancy seeks Land Protection Coordinator to initiate farmland protection program in Washtenaw County. This is a part-time position, 20 hours/week (average); weekly hours will vary from 10-25 hours depending on season. Some evenings and weekends may be required.
1) Assist Executive Director in implementing new county-wide farmland protection program under the terms of the new county-wide Natural Areas Protection Program millage; 2) Provide outreach, information and ongoing communications to qualified farm land owners; 3)Develop grant proposals to state and federal funding sources to supplement local funds; 4)Maintain open communications with conservation partners at the local, state and federal level; 5)Provide support to Washtenaw County Agricultural Lands Protection Advisory Committee; 6) Ensure monitoring of properties in accordance with County and organizational guidelines; and 7) Other tasks as assigned by the Executive Director.
Job skills required:
1) Strong written, oral and interpersonal communications skills; 2) Ability to work well in small team/office environment; 3) Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite; 4) Knowledge of GIS and GPS helpful; and 5) Experience with grant writing helpful
1)Bachelors degree in natural resource management, agriculture, planning or related field, plus two years equivalent work experience; 2) Ability to manage multiple priorities; 3) Valid Michigan driver's license and reliable transportation; and 4) Flexibility, enthusiasm for work and mission and a sense of humor.
This position reports to the Executive Director. Compensation is based on an hourly rate, commensurate with experience.
Start date: August, 2011
To apply, send resume and cover letter to email@example.com or mail to Legacy Land Conservancy, 1100 North Main Street, Suite 203, Ann Arbor, MI 48104.
For more information visit websites at Legacy Land Conservancy and Washtenaw County Natural Area Preservation Program: