APOSD Acquisitions Specialist
$6,442 - $7,828/Month
Join one of the nation's leading land conservation organizations!
The Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District (Ag + Open Space) seeks skilled candidates for two Acquisitions Specialist positions. Acquisition Specialists work directly with landowners, partner organizations, and agencies to protect lands through conservation easements and outright fee purchase.
Under general supervision, Acquisitions Specialists act as a project managers for conservation easement and land acquisition, matching grants, land disposition, and related initiatives in support of the Ag + Open Space's land conservation programs, goals, and objectives. These positions work with landowners and partners to structure land protection strategies which meet the needs of Ag + Open Space and all stakeholders. The ideal candidates will possess:
About Ag + Open Space Our mission is to permanently preserve the diverse agricultural, natural resource and scenic open space lands of Sonoma County for future generations. Created in 1990 by Sonoma County voters, Ag + Open Space has protected over 114,000 acres of land to date through conservation easements and outright purchase. Ag + Open Space is a county-wide dependent special district funded by a voter-approved quarter cent sales tax, with the County of Sonoma Board of Supervisors serving as the District's ex officio Board of Directors. In 2006, voters reauthorized the sales tax for another 20 years, through 2031. Please visit the Ag + Open Space website for more information.
For more information & to apply online, visit www.yourpath2sonomacounty.org or call 707-565-2331. EOE Apply by 5/2/19