Working at Snohomish Conservation District
Working for a Conservation District is a great experience! We get to work with motivated landowners, dedicated professionals, well-respected leaders in conservation, and with students just starting their careers.
The District offers a supportive and vibrant work environment with opportunities to grow in your career and state benefits for permanent positions. We hope you will consider joining our team!
Community Conservation Resource Technician
The position of Community Conservation Resource Technician will provide project design and implementation support, landowner outreach and technical assistance for the Community Conservation team. This position will work with landowners on stormwater resource concerns within urban and residential areas of Snohomish County and Camano Island. Other resource concerns in these areas include: backyard habitat, soils, urban farming and urban forestry. The person hired for this position is directly responsible to the Community Engagement Program Manager, and works under the technical supervision of the Professional Engineer.
Restoration Project Coordinator, AmeriCorps Individual Placement – Washington Conservation Corps
Description: This position is responsible for supporting the Snohomish Conservation Districts (SCD) Natural Resources Team and other District Staff. With service in the office and the field, this position involves multi-faceted duties that require a high level of motivation, versatility, and independence. Support to the Natural Resources Team includes learning about and becoming experienced in freshwater riparian habitat project planning, implementation, project site maintenance, vegetation monitoring, and recruiting and supervising community volunteers. Other opportunities within the District include assisting with Green Storm Water Infrastructure (GSI) projects (eg. rain garden construction and management), supporting SCD staff at outreach events, assisting with the SCD Annual Native Plant Sale, and managing the SCD Native Plant Nursery. The individual holding this position serves independently and as part of a team of District staff and other AmeriCorps members.
- Download the job description and application instructions here.
WCC Crew Openings
Description: The Snohomish Conservation District crew is based at the county's native plant nursery in Lake Stevens. The crew works on a wide variety of projects including riparian habitat restoration, volunteer supervision, construction projects (fish passage/large wood), fencing projects, outreach workshops/fairs, one or more rain garden/GSI project, one NGPA project, one or more agricultural and forestry BMP construction and NRCS practice specification training. Members will complete one-on-one shadowing days with Farm Planners, Engineers, Water Quality, GSI and Habitat Restoration Specialists to gain skills and experience in site assessment and design, engineering surveys, landowner education, construction supervision, GIS.
- Apply here and select Crew-Lake Stevens/Snohomish Conservation District