BWSR is the state soil and water conservation agency, and it administers programs that prevent sediment and nutrients from entering our lakes, rivers, and streams; enhance fish and wildlife habitat; and protect wetlands. The 20-member board consists of representatives of local and state government agencies and citizens.

The Board of Water and Soil Resources is an equal opportunity employer.

The Board of Water and Soil Resources is committed to Minnesota’s statewide affirmative action efforts and providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with equal opportunity and affirmative action laws.


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Current Career Opportunities with BWSR


Assistant Director for Strategy and Operations (Job ID 55059)


Easement Acquisition Specialist Senior (Job ID 55441)


Board Conservationist (Job ID 55781)


Senior Legal and Program Advisor (Job ID 55777)


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