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Vegetation Management Specialist

Description


LINN COUNTY

JOBS AVAILABLE:

Vegetation Management Specialist.

LINN COUNTY SECONDARY ROAD DEPT

(Location: Main Shop)

Develops and coordinates integrated management of roadsides by working with the "Adopt A Roadway" program, Linn County weed commissioner, and Linn County Communications Director soliciting quotations, promoting education, and writing and submitting proposals for grant money. Coordinates development of overall roadside management program by inputting in the yearly budget, recommending improvements in equipment and materials, working with advisory committee, and developing and implementing Linn County's Integrated Roadside Vegetation Management Plan and Annual Program. Coordinates integrated roadside planting plans on proposed projects by developing erosion control plans, seeding maintenance re-grade and shouldering projects, and working with contracted roadside vegetation projects. Provides information and acts as liaison for County's program by meeting with the Roadside Advisory Committee, Iowa Departments of Transportation, Agriculture, and Natural Resources and works with related Iowa Codes in Sections 314, 317, and 318. Maintains certification for self and coordinates training for department staff related to Integrated Roadside Vegetation Management including preserving, planting and maintaining Linn County transportation corridors to become visually interesting, ecologically integrated, and useful for many purposes. Implements plans and directs and participates in production by planting, designing, seeding, cutting, trimming, spraying, burning, mowing, supervising, specifying, and inspecting; working with the Board of Supervisor's annual road clearing appropriation. Work is performed under the direction of the County Engineer.

DEADLINE: 11/13/19 at 5:00 p.m.



APPLY AT:

www.linncounty.org/jobs

(Current Openings)

  • TYPE:

    Full Time
  • LOCATION:

    Cedar Rapids

Ad ID: 188181

Post Date: November 3, 2019

Expire Date: November 22, 2019

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