Employment

Current Job Openings at QDMA:

Regional Director – Region 10 (Alabama / Mississippi)

Wildlife Management Cooperative Specialist – Missouri

Database Manager
 

Apply to Be Considered for the QDMA National Board of Directors:

QDMA is actively seeking qualified applicants to fill open seats on the National Board of Directors. Any QDMA member in good standing may apply to serve on the Board. Service on the QDMA Board is voluntary and requires a commitment of time, travel and financial resources. To apply, download an official application and follow the instructions on the application to return it to QDMA by October 10, 2015.

 


 

Regional Director – Region 10

QDMA is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Regional Director in Region 4. This is a home-based position.

Region 10 Location: Alabama and Mississippi

Position Overview / Key Responsibilities: 

  • Work closely with QDMA Branches to plan, organize, and conduct successful fundraising and educational events
  • Increase the number of QDMA members and Branches in this region
  • Promote QDMA programs and facilitate involvement by QDMA Branches and members

Key Qualifications: 

  • College degree required 
  • Solid appreciation and working knowledge of deer hunting and management
  • Ability to work effectively with people from diverse backgrounds 
  • Ability to organize and conduct fundraising events
  • Well-developed written and verbal communications skills
  • Sound computer skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
  • Willingness to travel frequently and work outside of normal business hours
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

Salary / Benefits: Salary is commensurate with skills and experience.  Benefits include competitive health insurance, vacation, retirement, paid holidays, and flexible working arrangements.

Application Deadline: October 15, 2015

Application Process: Interested persons should forward a resume, cover letter, and three references to: Jill Faulkner, Human Resources (170 Whitetail Way, Bogart, GA 30622)

 


 

Wildlife Management Cooperative Specialist – Missouri

The Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) is seeking a Wildlife Management Cooperative Specialist to work with hunters and private landowners to establish and support Wildlife Management Cooperatives throughout the state of Missouri. This is a full-time, home-based position (must reside in Missouri).

Responsiblities:

  • Work with hunters and private landowners to establish and support Wildlife Management Cooperatives throughout the state of Missouri.
  • Conduct habitat management training for hunters and private landowners and help coordinate private land assistance programs with Missouri Department of Conservation (DOC) staff.
  • Participate in projects to promote wildlife conservation, conservation education and Missouri’s hunting heritage.
  • Increase awareness of QDMA by recruiting new members and sponsors.
  • Promote both QDMA’s national programs and conservation partner programs.

Key Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in wildlife or related natural resource field
  • Experience and working knowledge of deer hunting and management
  • Ability to work effectively with people from diverse backgrounds
  • Ability to organize and coordinate educational events
  • Well-developed written and verbal communications skills
  • Sound computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
  • Willingness to travel frequently and work outside normal business hours
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Develop landowner cooperative newsletter for distribution at least twice per year
  • Maintain close working relationship with MDC Private Land Conservationists.  Provide monthly updates on current activities and attend regional staff meetings whenever possible.

Salary/Benefits: Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. Benefits include competitive health insurance, vacation, retirement, paid holidays, and flexible working arrangements.

Application Process:
Interested persons should forward a resume, cover letter, and three references to:
   WMC Specialist Search Committee
   QDMA
   P.O. Box 160
   Bogart, GA 30622

Applications can also be sent electronically to Jill Faulkner, Human Resource Coordinator.

Application Deadline: September 30, 2015.

 


Database Manager
The Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) is seeking a database manager to manage its database applications by developing architecture, training staff, ensuring data integrity, programming, troubleshooting, and security.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain database functionality by establishing and enforcing standards and controls.
  • Prepares for database expansion by reviewing plans and requirements; advising senior technical consultant; coordinating design and programming.
  • Informs senior management by preparing reports on system performance and problems.
  • Upgrades hardware and software by assessing transaction processing and database production options.
  • Maintains database performance by troubleshooting problems.Accomplishes platform upgrades and improvements by supervising system programming.
  • Secures database by developing policies, procedures, and controls.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Accomplishes information systems and organization mission by completing related functions as needed.
  • Provides training for new users and on new features.
  • Maintains monthly historical reporting, backup, and analysis.
  • Performs minor company IT logistics.

Key Qualifications:

  • Associate or Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in related field
  • Windows Small Business Server
  • Database Management and Design
  • Data Maintenance and Backup
  • Process Improvement and Requirements Analysis
  • Technical Information Presentation Skills
  • Data Analysis and Reporting Skills
  • Attention to Detail and Quality

Desired Skills:

  • Filemaker Server 12
  • Filemaker Pro Advanced 13
  • SQL
  • Familiar with both Windows and Mac operating systems
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Outlook, and Word)
  • Quickbooks

Remuneration:
Commensurate with qualifications. QDMA is prepared to offer an attractive compensation package, including competitive salary, health, retirement, and vacation benefits.

Position Location:
Bogart, Georgia

Application Period: 
Closes June 30, 2015

Application Process:
Interested persons should forward a resume, cover letter, and three references to:
        Database Manager Search Committee
        C/O QDMA Human Resources Department
        P.O. Box 160, Bogart, GA 30622

Applications can also be sent electronically to Jill Faulkner, Human Resource Coordinator.

 

QDMA is an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, creed or national origin.