Farmland Preservation Program Manager job Madison Wisconsin
Farmland Preservation Program Manager job Madison Wisconsin
My Spider Scam Awareness Contacting Us F. A. Q.
Job Seekers
Search Jobs
Browse Jobs
Post a Resume
Job Alerts
Search Resumes
Browse Resumes
Post a Job

Farmland Preservation Program Manager Job

Employer Name: SpiderID: 8848936
Location: Madison, Wisconsin Date Posted: 8/1/2019
Wage: Category: Farming/Ranching/Agriculture
Job Code:
Number Of Openings: 1

Job Description:
As a part of the Bureau of Land and Water Resources, this position will implement the components of the Farmland Preservation Program, assuming high levels of responsibility for program activities such as certification of farmland preservation plans and ordinances, designation of agricultural enterprise areas, processing of farmland preservation agreements and implementation of conservation compliance. This position may also assist in other programs related to the local regulation of land use.

Wisconsin's Farmland Preservation Program helps farmers and local governments preserve farmland, protect soil and water and minimize land use conflicts. Through participation in the program:
•Counties develop farmland preservation plans
•Local governments can develop farmland preservation zoning districts
•Landowners and local governments together form Agricultural Enterprise Areas
•Landowners meet soil and water conservation standards to become eligible to claim an income tax

Apply here:

Job Requirements:
A minimally qualified applicant will have:

•Experience related to the implementation of land use planning, zoning or conservation programs

•Experience researching and implementing policies, laws and/or governmental or non-profit programs

•Training and/or experience administering outreach

A well qualified applicant will have:
•Training and/or experience working with a rural land use planning, farmland preservation or similar compliance program

•Training and/or experience working with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) or similar

Job Criteria:
Start Date:
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required:
Education Required:
Overnight Travel:
Vacation Time:

Job Benefits:
Health/Dental Benefits, Retirement Benefits, Paid Holidays, Vacations, and Sick Leave, Life and/or Disability Insurance

Company Profile:
The agency works hard to serve the people of Wisconsin assuring: safe, wholesome food; consumer protection and fair business practices; animal and plant health; a clean environment; and strong agriculture and commerce - and you can become a part of it! We are located in the Prairie Oaks State Office Building situated on Madison’s southeast side and nestled atop a beautifully wooded and scenic hilltop venue. Our employees enjoy ample, low-cost parking at the facility. We are only minutes away from the Beltline Highway, Interstate 90 and Highway 51 for quick access to local restaurants, retail and service locations.

Contact Information:
Contact Name: Madeline Erce Company Type: Employer
Company: Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection
City: Madison
State: Wisconsin
Zip: 53718
Web Site:

Send ad to a friend
Report a Problem


The job advertiser has chosen to disable the [Apply for Job] button above
and provide direction to apply within the ad.

© 2020 Job Spider
Privacy Policy | CC Marketing Sites | Site Map | Links