Details for Soil Conservationist

Job Opportunity

Kansas Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is announcing direct hire vacancy opportunities scheduled to open in December 2020 on

Kansas NRCS is prospectively looking to hire a Soil Conservationist (GS 5-9) to work in the Beloit Field Office with these basic requirements:

Degree in soil conservation or related agricultural or natural resource discipline such as agronomy, soil science, forestry, agricultural education, or agricultural engineering. Must have 30 semester hours in a natural resource or agricultural field, including at least 12 semester hours in a combination of soils and crops or plant science; of the 12 semester hours; 3 of those semester hours must have been in soils and 3 semester hours in crops or plant science.

Job duties include:

·         Works with landowners to develop, implement, maintain and revise conservation plans that are simple and clear-cut with the assistance of a higher graded conservationist

·         Explains conservation programs with direct guidance using straightforward narrations of facts and uncomplicated descriptions of conservation practices

·         Assists in the evaluation of the implementation of conservation plans and their alternatives


If interested in the position, please visit to submit a resume and application.  For more information please contact Ben Letourneau at (785)738-5172 ext. 3 or at  Position opened until filled.


  • Employee Type
    Full Time
  • Employer
    Kansas Natural Resource Conservation Service
  • Listing Type

1100 North Independence Ave, Beloit, KS 67420