Idaho Department of Lands – Mineral Program Specialist
Under the direction of the Idaho State Board of Land Commissioners, IDL manages more than 2.4 million acres of state endowment trust land under a constitutional mandate to produce maximum long-term financial returns for public schools and several other State of Idaho institutions. We also protect public resources such as water quality, fish, wildlife habitat, and recreation on public trust lands, and ensure the protection of water quality and other resources by overseeing forestry and mining practices across all ownerships in the state. One of our most important resource protection responsibilities is fire prevention and suppression. IDL also is the administrative arm of the Idaho Oil and Gas Conservation Commission.
POSITION SUMMARY LANDS PROGRAM SPECIALIST – MINERAL
The Mineral Program Specialist position at the Idaho Department of Lands will be tasked with a variety of responsibilities related to the regulation and reclamation of mines in Idaho.
This position will work to ensure that mine operators have posted bonds sufficient to cover the cost of mine reclamation. In addition, this position will facilitate reclamation of abandoned mine lands. For a more detailed job description click on the link below to see what could be in store for you!!