Job Details

Natural Resources Technician, temporary

Metro, Portland, OR

Job - Government

Close Date: 01/16/2019

Deadline to apply: January 16, 2019 @ 5:00 PM, PST
Salary: $22.06 hourly

At least two full-time temporary positions are available. Temporary employees are limited to 1040 hours of work in a 12 month period.

Reporting Location: Borland Field Office - Wankers Corner - 2611 SW Borland Road, Tualatin, Oregon

Work week: Monday through Friday, with the possibility of weekends

Shift: 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Work times may change seasonally as needed (6 a.m. start) or a 4 day - 10 hour work week may be necessary as well for part of the year.

Position summary
Coordinates, oversees and performs restoration enhancement projects, maintenance and the land management of Metro properties. Assesses site-specific needs, prioritizes work, develops and implements resource project management strategies to achieve natural resource management goals and objectives. Duties include the assessment of native plant communities and vegetation management issues along with assisting in sustainability practices; and leading volunteers, natural resource staff and other activities.

At Metro, we hire a workforce representative of the communities we serve, understanding that a diverse workforce strengthens our organization. We value diversity and support a positive and welcoming environment where all of our employees can thrive.

Demonstrated work experience relevant to position in natural resources or project management that provides the applicant with the knowledge, skill and ability to perform this position or an Associate's degree from an accredited college with specialized training in horticulture, biology, forestry, natural resources environmental science or a related field and three years of relevant natural resource and project management related experience.

To apply: visit for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center. Metro is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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