Conservation Easement Specialist (Nashville)

Expected Dates
August 4, 2014 to January 2, 2015
NRCS Tennessee
Position ID
We are looking for a motivated individual to work on the acquisition of government easements.  You will get hands on experience in land title review, land survey review, easement transactions, land transfer process, wildlife biology, GIS/GPS office application, and other aspects of managing government programs.  This position will be 90% administrative work and 10% field work.  You will have the opportunity to work with the acquisitions staff, contracting staff, financial management staff and on occasion with a wildlife biologist, resource soil scientist, agriculture and civil engineers and other resource specialist.

This position is NOT eligible for an AmeriCorps Education Award.
  • GIS, land title review, general easement acquisitions, wetland restoration
  • Nashville, Music City, has a vast variety of colleges and universities and offers something for everyone.
  • Yes
Main Area of Focus
Wetlands Management
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Some Coursework or experience
Some Coursework or experience
Mathematics and Statistics
Some Coursework or experience
Some Coursework or experience
Earth Sciences
Some Coursework or experience
Resource Management
Some Coursework or experience
Ecology and Restoration
Some Coursework or experience


Computer Science
Some Experience
Public Speaking
Competent with Supervision
Chain Saw Skills
Social Media
Community Engagement
Customer Service
Trail Maintenance
Data Analysis
Volunteer Coordination
Data Entry
Competent with Supervision
Web Site Design
Field Research
Working with Animals
Working with Children
Some Experience
Some Experience