OCCB Seeks Applicants for Director Position

The O’Brien County Conservation Board is hiring a Director that is under the supervision of the O’Brien County Conservation Board members, serves as the chief executive officer, and is responsible to plan, coordinate, direct, and oversee all aspects of the County Conservation Board program and department.  The Director oversees the administration of the Conservation Board staff.  The Director manages all property in the conservation system, according to Iowa Code Chapter 350.  The Board prefers that the Director serves as a peace officer for O’Brien County owned and managed properties (Iowa Law Enforcement certification or obtain certification within one year of employment).

The O’Brien County Conservation Board offers a diverse outdoor recreation program providing a variety of program activities.  The Board operates and maintains 942 acres located throughout O’Brien County.  The Conservation Board maintains forty-nine (49) buildings, one (1) nature center, and four (4) campgrounds.

Click here for a detailed job description: Director Job Description

Click here for an application: Director Job Application

Applications will be accepted through January 1, 2021.  Please send completed application form, resume and cover letter to the O’Brien County Conservation Board at 4931 Yellow Avenue, Peterson, IA 51047.