Conservation Technical Assistant is an employee of the Manistee Conservation District (MCD) who supports the district’s partnership with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) by assisting with the planning, implementing, and processing of NRCS contracts in Manistee and Benzie Counties. The employee will provide technical assistance to producers and landowners in Manistee and Benzie Counties to help them understand, plan, manage, protect, and utilize their natural resources through the implementation of conservation programs funded through the Farm Bill. Deliverables will include farm/property assessments, development of conservation plans, providing guidance on federal program signups and contracts, as well as providing techni

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