Rural Community Assistance Corporation
  • - Nevada
  • NV, USA
  • 4413-5800
  • Salary
  • Full Time
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Paid Holidays, Paid Time-off, Retirement Plan, FSA

Your financial management and leadership skills can make a real difference in rural communities! Work with small water and wastewater systems to make them sustainable as a rural development specialist -  environmental.

The Rural Development Specialist – Financial (RDS) will provide technical, managerial, and financial (TMF) assistance to small disadvantaged community water and wastewater systems, and colonias, in order that they operate sustainably and deliver quality services to the communities served. This position will focus primarily on providing financial management assistance to develop infrastructure projects and sustainable utility practices.  The RDS may also facilitate discussions for utilities considering partnerships and consolidations with other systems. 

  • Conduct assessments of small water and wastewater utilities, nonprofit organizations and small government organizations;  document recommendations in written reports; develop strategies to build capacity; provide training and technical assistance to build capacity
  • Train and provide a wide range of utility financial management services (development of budgets, capital improvement plans, rate studies, financial reports to funders)
  • Develop work plans to address system needs and coordinate RCAC work in communities
  • Provide guidance and advice to rural utilities that are undertaking water or wastewater infrastructure improvement projects
  • Provide board training and guide local utility boards through the requirements or conditions associated with federal grants / loans
  • Promote community partnerships to maximize limited resources
  • Plan, prepare, and deliver group and one-on-one adult trainings and workshops
  • Perform other duties as assigned

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