Agronomist Job Opening at the North Platte NRD

Agronomist Job Opening at the North Platte NRD


The North Platte Natural Resources District in Scottsbluff is accepting applications for an Agronomist. Primary duties include assisting in the establishment, implementation, and monitoring of nutrient management policies and practices, grant writing and applications, working directly with and establishing relationships with producers and other private and public entities to assist producers who have consistently high residual nitrogen as it relates to best management practices and other water quality aspects. Applicant must possess excellent written and oral communication skills and be efficient with Microsoft Office products.

Requirements include a Bachelor's Degree in Agronomy, Agriculture, Soil Science, or a related field, a valid Nebraska driver's license, the ability to achieve a Natural Resources Ground Water Technician License and Chemigation Applicator License, the ability to lift at least 25 pounds and ability to operate tools, machinery, and equipment.

Salary will be based on experience. Benefits available include medical, dental, and vision insurance for self and dependents, flexible spending accounts, generous retirement contributions, life insurance, disability insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, and flexible schedules.

If interested, please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to the North Platte NRD, 100547 Airport Road, P.O. Box 280, Scottsbluff, NE 69363-0280,, or apply online at 

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