Job Opportunities

The Union SWCD is advertising the following positions to join our team. Check the advertisement links below explaining the job descriptions and application process.

Watershed Conservationist

The Watershed Conservationist is a full-time position with the USWCD located in La Grande, Oregon. This position is essentially an assistant project manager and will work closely with other USWCD staff to assist landowners and agricultural operators in Union County by providing technical assistance and developing project actions to restore and conserve natural resources. The position will also assist in coordinating with other local, state, federal, and tribal natural resources organizations to achieve the USWCD goals and objectives.

Firewise Community / Private Lands Stewardship Coordinator

The Firewise Community / Private Lands Stewardship Coordinator is a full-time position with the USWCD and Wallowa Resources located in La Grande, Oregon. We are seeking a motivated individual to work alongside community partners to support existing and future Firewise Communities and promote natural resources conservation planning using the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) or other conservation strategies across Union County.

Employment Application (PD-200)