Posted: Sep 5, 2023

Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) Technician

Salary: $45,200.00 Annually
Application Deadline: Sep 22, 2023
Agriculture & Forestry/Wildlife

The MAEAP Technician furthers the mission of the Grand Traverse Conservation District through the administration of the Michigan Agricultural Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP). The MAEAP Technician is responsible for delivering on-farm technical assistance in Antrim and Grand Traverse Counties. This includes conducting farm-specific risk assessments; coordinating local, state, and federal agency resources to help farmers reduce environmental risks; and assisting farmers in making progress toward MAEAP verification. The ideal candidate will have experience with agriculture and agricultural professionals and familiarity with best practices. The MAEAP Technician is also responsible for collaborating with Conservation District staff to promote MAEAP and educate diverse audiences on the importance of sustainable agriculture in the Grand Traverse region.

How To Apply:

Please email completed application, resume, and cover letter stating your suitability for the position based on required knowledge and skills to the Executive Director, Koffi Kpachavi at [email protected]. Application materials may be found on the Grand Traverse Conservation District website

Applications must be received no later than 4:00 pm EDT Friday September 22, 2023.