Administrative Assistant – Part time

Palo Alto County Conservation Board is accepting applications for a part-time office manager, 28 hours per week. This position is under the general supervision of the Conservation Board Director. Duties include management of varied office and administrative tasks, including but not limited to:  budget reports, record keeping, tracking expenditures/revenues, preparing newsletters, and social media networking. This position will be responsible for management of deposits in the forms of gifts and donations for the nature center, upkeep of the nature, and assisting the Naturalist. Must have excellent communication skills with the public. Proficient in Microsoft Office and Quickbooks is required. Business management experience preferred.

Job is open until filled. EOE. Send completed county job application form below, a resume with cover letter to:


Palo Alto County Conservation Board
Attn:  Mary Barrick
P.O. Box 417
Ruthven, Iowa 51358
or email to