Employment

The Central Platte Natural Resources District strives to protect groundwater and surface water, reduce flood threats, reduce soil erosion, create and protect wildlife habitat, and educate children and adults to use natural resources wisely.  The Central Platte is one of 23 separate NRDs created by the Nebraska Legislature to protect our natural resources. Our mission is to protect groundwater and surface water, reduce flood threats, reduce soil erosion, create and protect wildlife habitat, and educate children and adults to use natural resources wisely.

Positions Available

Easement Administrative Specialist 

This position is located in the USDA Service Center in Grand Island, NE. This is a 3-year position with opportunity for extension pending funding. Duties include administrative support for the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), organizing landowner meetings, communications, and reporting. Excellent communication and organizational skills required as well as the ability to work with minor supervision. Competitive salary and benefits package.
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Habitat Specialist 

This position is located in the USDA Service Center in Grand Island, NE. This is a 3-year position with opportunity for extension pending funding. Duties include providing information to interested landowners, assisting with appropriated program applications, site evaluations, inspections, and mapping. Knowledge of wetland habitat and wildlife management required. Excellent communication and organizational skills required as well as customer service with diverse personalities. Competitive salary and benefits package.
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For more information about these positions, contact Andy Bishop, Rainwater Basin Joint Venture Coordinator, at (308) 380-8691 andy_bishop@fws.gov  or Lyndon Vogt, General Manager, Central Platte NRD at (308) 385-6282 vogt@cpnrd.org

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