Vernon County Forest Administrator

The County Forest Administrator administers, directs, monitors, and evaluates the Vernon County forests in accordance with Chapter 28, WI Statutes, and applicable Administrative rules and County ordinances.

  • Maintains effective communications with the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) liaison forester to facilitate an efficient operation of the county forest program. 
  • Leads in developing and updating a county forest 10-year comprehensive plan to promote and implement integrated resource management with assistance from DNR.
  • Prepares applications for all applicable grants and aid requests, including the County Forest Administrator Grant, variable acreage share loans, County forest project loans, wildlife habitat project grants, Wisconsin Conservation Corps projects, requests for other sources of funds, etc.
  • And much more...

Full job description
Employer: Vernon County Land & Water Conservation Department
Location: Viroqua, Wisconsin
Application deadline: March 2, 2018
Inquiries: Lynn at Vernon County Human Resources (608-637-5400)