GEORGIA CONSERVATION DISTRICT INITIATIVE

The Georgia Association of Conservation Districts (GACD) is pleased to introduce the new Georgia Conservation District Initiative in partnership with USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). The mutual goal of this initiative is to advance conservation delivery throughout Georgia. GACD will be contracting with 45 District Program Assistants throughout the State who will provide support to Georgia's 40 local conservation districts and NRCS regional service centers. We look forward to working with local districts, NRCS leadership, and our conservation partners to take this exciting step forward for Georgia's conservation community.


How to apply

Download the District Program Assistant Job Description →

Download the District Program Assistant Job Application →

GACD, in coordination with local conservation districts and USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) personnel, is seeking District Program Assistants (DPA) throughout the State of Georgia. Each District in the State will be assigned a DPA, an independent contractor who will be based daily at a designated local NRCS Office and contracted by GACD. The DPA will perform all duties and responsibilities as required by GACD and NRCS set forth in the subsequent contract. These duties will be completed on-site at the NRCS office designated.

Interested applicants:

Please send the following items by email to info@gacd.us:
1) Completed job application (available to download here
2) Resume
3) Cover Letter

If you have a preference for a specific location, please see below and note your preferred location in the application. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) District Program Assistant Locations

Area 1

Catoosa County Conservation District
Lafayette, GA

Limestone Valley SWCD
Calhoun, GA

Coosa River SWCD
Rome, GA

West Georgia SWCD
Carrollton, GA

Roosevelt SWCD
Newnan, GA

Pine Mountain SWCD
Buena Vista, GA

Towaliga SWCD
Lamar SWCD
Barnesville, GA

Henry County SWCD
Clayton County SWCD
McDonough, GA

Gwinnett County SWCD
Dekalb County SWCD
Lawrenceville, GA

Cobb County SWCD
Fulton County SWCD
Marietta, GA

 

Area 2

Blue Ridge Mountain SWCD
Blairsville, GA

Stephens County SWCD
Upper Chattahoochee River SWCD
Eastanollee, GA

Hall County SWCD
Gainesville, GA

Broad River SWCD
Hartwell, GA

Oconee River SWCD
Commerce, GA

Walton County SWCD
Rockdale SWCD
Monroe, GA

Lincoln County SWCD
Washington, GA

Upper Ocmulgee River SWCD
Madison, GA

Piedmont SWCD
Greensboro, GA

Warren County SWCD
McDuffie County SWCD
Louisville, GA

Brier Creek SWCD
Columbia County SWCD
Augusta, GA

Area 3

Ocmulgee River SWCD
Fort Valley, GA
Perry, GA
Vienna, GA

Lower Chattahoochee River SWCD
Americus, GA
Cuthbert, GA
Dawson, GA

Flint River SWCD
Albany, GA
Bainbridge, GA
Blakely, GA

Middle South Georgia SWCD
Tifton, GA
Moultrie, GA
Quitman, GA

Area 4

Central Georgia SWCD
Sandersville, GA
Dublin, GA
Eastman, GA

Ohoopee River SWCD
Swainsboro, GA

Ogeechee River SWCD
Sylvania, GA
Statesboro, GA

Coastal SWCD
Richmond Hill, GA

Altamaha River SWCD
Baxley, GA
Douglas, GA

Satilla River SWCD
Blackshear, GA
Brunswick, GA

Alapaha River SWCD
Nashville, GA