Conservation Easement Specialist (Nashville)

Expected Dates
August 4, 2014 to January 2, 2015
Site
NRCS Tennessee
Position ID
PO-00194953
We are looking for a motivated individual to work on the acquisition of government easements.  You will get hands on experience in land title review, land survey review, easement transactions, land transfer process, wildlife biology, GIS/GPS office application, and other aspects of managing government programs.  This position will be 90% administrative work and 10% field work.  You will have the opportunity to work with the acquisitions staff, contracting staff, financial management staff and on occasion with a wildlife biologist, resource soil scientist, agriculture and civil engineers and other resource specialist.

This position is NOT eligible for an AmeriCorps Education Award.
  • GIS, land title review, general easement acquisitions, wetland restoration
  • Nashville, Music City, has a vast variety of colleges and universities and offers something for everyone.
  • Yes
Main Area of Focus
Wetlands Management
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Biology
Some Coursework or experience
 
 
Botany
Some Coursework or experience
Mathematics and Statistics
Some Coursework or experience
Communications
Some Coursework or experience
 
 
Earth Sciences
Some Coursework or experience
Resource Management
Some Coursework or experience
Ecology and Restoration
Some Coursework or experience
 
 
 
   

 

Computer Science
Some Experience
Photography
 
Construction
 
Public Speaking
Competent with Supervision
Chain Saw Skills
 
Social Media
 
Community Engagement
 
Swimming
 
Customer Service
 
Trail Maintenance
 
Data Analysis
 
Volunteer Coordination
 
Data Entry
Competent with Supervision
Web Site Design
 
Field Research
 
Working with Animals
 
Firearms
 
Working with Children
 
GIS
Some Experience
Writing/Publishing
 
GPS
Some Experience