Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District

The Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District permanently protects the diverse agricultural, natural resource, and scenic open space lands of Sonoma County for future generations. Created in 1990 by Sonoma County voters, the District has protected nearly 106,000 acres of land to date through conservation easements and outright purchase. The District is a county-wide dependent special district funded by a voter-approved quarter cent sales tax with the Board of Supervisors serving ex officio as the District Board of Directors. 1n 2006, voters reauthorized the sales tax for another 20 years through 2031. Learn more about the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District at http://www.sonomaopenspace.org/ 
 

May 23, 2022
Full time
Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District 747 Mendocino Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA, USA
Summary We are currently recruiting for a full-time Senior Stewardship Specialist (Senior Planner) - a critical team member who will serve in a lead role supporting the land conservation activities of Ag + Open Space. This position is assigned to Ag + Open Space’s Stewardship Program. This is an excellent opportunity to join a mission-driven organization with a passion for protecting lands that contribute to Sonoma County’s scenic beauty, local agriculture, native habitats and recreational lands. Duties The Senior Stewardship Specialist will be responsible for developing and managing complex easement and fee land stewardship projects. This position will review new easement language and baseline documents, and will coordinate and report on permitted use requests, amendments, and easement violations and related enforcement actions, including guiding, overseeing, and reviewing the work of assigned staff. The Senior Stewardship Specialist will assist in the...