Summit County, UTAH is hiring a Lands and Natural Resource Program and Project Manager
Are you passionate about environmental stewardship and community engagement? Join our team at Summit County, Utah, where we are committed to preserving and enhancing the natural beauty of our region. We are a family-friendly organization that values diversity and inclusion, and we are looking for a dynamic individual to join our Lands & Natural Resources Division as a Time-Limited Program and Projects Administrator.
Specific duties include grant discovery, writing, submittal, compliance, tracking, and reporting; budget management and tracking; expenditure processing; procurement, including request for proposal (RFP) writing and management; coordinating and supporting the County’s open space and agricultural lands advisory committees and volunteer programs; and basic office administration.
Responsibilities involve conducting community outreach; drafting education and communications materials; procuring and managing contracts and contractors; producing and managing content for L&NR websites; planning and implementing L&NR events; and providing general support and resource coordination for the Division’s complex and varied projects.
Candidates should possess excellent communication skills, including writing and public speaking; be able to oversee numerous, diverse projects simultaneously; work independently with minimal supervision; and have a genuine interest in land management and natural resources.
The ideal candidate is enthusiastic, self-motivated, can work independently, and enjoys working with a wide diversity of partners.
If you are ready to make a positive impact on Summit County’s natural resources and contribute to the community’s well-being, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Summit County is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply.
Job closes on 12/4/2023 at 5:00 pm. (Best to use Google Chrome to apply)
SALARY: $24.10 – $33.75/ hourly
Jess Kirby, GISP
County Land and Natural Resource Director
60 N Main Street – P.O. Box 128
Coalville, UT 84017