The James River Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Directors is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Conservation Specialist. The fillable application can be downloaded by clicking here:  JRSWCD CONSERVATION SPECIALIST: Application Form. All completed applications, resumes, cover letters and additional information can be emailed to: or snail-mail to: James River SWCD P.O. Box 129 Prince George, VA 23875

To download the complete job description as is specified in our Personnel Policy, here it is:  Conservation Specialist Job Description. Applicants are preferred to have at least an Associates degree in Agriculture/Earth Sciences/Conservation or have an equivalent experience on-hand with related agricultural practices. A valid Virginia Drivers License and the ability to pass a Natural Resource Conservation Service security background check are essential to employment. Personability and self-motivation are required. Computer literacy is essential. The deadline for the submission of applications is Monday, June 13th. Persons hired will be primarily responsible for the implementation of the Virginia Agricultural Cost Share Program (VACS) within the Counties of Chesterfield and Prince George. Please feel free to contact the JRSWCD office at (804) 732-6550 for any questions that you may have regarding this process. Thank you!