Resource Conservation Technician

Washington County Conservation District

The Washington County Conservation District is looking for candidates to immediately fill a full-time position as a Resource Conservation Technician. The position requires both office and field work.

Education Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in science, geology, engineering, agricultural field or similar field of study.

The technician is responsible for providing technical assistance for the Chapter 102 Erosion and Sedimentation Control Program, the Post Construction Stormwater Management Program, supporting the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Program, and the Chapter 105 Water Obstructions and Encroachment Program. Must have own transportation to use on the job and be able to walk over rough terrain. Mileage is reimbursed. The position requires extensive fieldwork and engineering plan reviews. Must be able to pass the PA Child Abuse History Clearance (Act 151), PA State Police Criminal Background Check, and FBI Fingerprinting immediately upon hiring and every 4 years.

Salary: $32,000 – $35,000, commensurate with education and experience with full benefits package.

How to Apply

Interested candidates must fill out an application (see WCCD website at and submit a cover letter, a resume, and college transcripts (upon request) to the WCCD office at the
address below or electronic submissions to email address, below). All application materials must be received by January 31, 2022.

Washington County Conservation District
50 Old Hickory Ridge Road, Suite 1
Washington, PA 15301
tthornb[email protected]