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Career Details

ENTRY WAGE LEVEL

$21.49

UPPER WAGE LEVEL

$42.65

AVERAGE ANNUAL

$64,964

JOBS IN THE REGION

46

JOB DESCRIPTION

Manage, improve, and protect natural resources to maximize their use without damaging the environment. May conduct soil surveys and develop plans to eliminate soil erosion or to protect rangelands. May instruct farmers, agricultural production managers, or ranchers in best ways to use crop rotation, contour plowing, or terracing to conserve soil and water; in the number and kind of livestock and forage plants best suited to particular ranges; and in range and farm improvements, such as fencing and reservoirs for stock watering. Excludes “Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists” (19-1023) and “Foresters” (19-1032).

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State of Oregon Licenses and Education

Licenses

No statewide license is required for this occupation.

Schools & Training Providers

Oregon State University Corvallis
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management
Forestry, General
Natural Resources Management and Policy
Range Science and Management
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management

For training information including possible financial support, contact your local WorkSource Rogue Valley Work Center (Jackson and Josephine Counties).View a Calendar of Other Local Trainings.

Call: Jackson County 541-734-7533 or Josephine County 541-471-3811

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