Harrison County, Ohio

Harrison Soil & Water Conservation District


Eastern Ohio Grazing Council

The Eastern Ohio Grazing Council is hosting a pasture walk on Thursday September 26th @ 6 PM

Geno Morelli raises beef cattle on this farm in Jefferson County, just outside of Steubenville on both owned and rented pasture.

Weeds: When are They an Issue?
Choosing a Calving Season
Grazing and the Urban/Rural Interface
Exclusion Fencing for Water Quality

A meal will be provided.

Carroll SWCD

Event Details:

Coal Hill Rd Steubenville, OH 43953

Thursday, September 26 @ 6 PM

Harrison SWCD Annual Meeting

Our 2019 Annual meeting will be held on October 10 at the Harrison County Fairgrounds, 550 Grant St, Cadiz, OH 43907.

This year's meeting will include a sit-down style dinner and will feature our many education tools on display with demonstrations.

6:00 Dinner/Election polls open
7:00 Election polls close/Business meeting begins

Menu: BBQ chicken halves, mac & cheese, green beans, salad, rolls, ice cream, cake & drinks

$15.00 per person for Annual Meeting Dinner (children 5 and under free)

Job Opening

Harrison Soil & Water Conservation District is accepting applications for a part-time Administrative Assistant. A complete job description is available below and at www.harrisoncountyohio.org/swcd. Resume, cover letter and three professional references may be sent to 538 N. Main Street Cadiz, OH 43907 or emailed to ktelfer@harrisoncountyohio.org before August 9th at 4:00 pm. 

  Job Description for Administrative Assistant

Nature & Purpose of Work:

This position provides secretarial, administrative, fiscal, educational assistance and is under the policies established by the Harrison SWCD.


  1. Serves as receptionist to the District Office
  2. Prepares and receives correspondence and other materials necessary for the operation of the office.
  3. Assist with the District’s financial records and transactions
  4. Assist with preparing and maintaining all records, reports and forms required to run the District office
  5. Receives, assembles, and dispatches mail
  6. Make sure all incoming checks have a written receipt/make deposits
  7. Maintains office supplies in sufficient quantities for efficient District operations
  8. Assists with development of District Board Meeting agenda and minutes, in cooperation with staff
  9. Keep district website and Facebook up to date as well as place adds and news releases as needed in local papers and on social media
  10. Assist with planning and preparation of District Annual Meeting
  11. Assist with field days, classroom visits, seminars, workshops, fair booth and gardens as needed
  12. Assist with District educational publications, newsletters, and promotions
  13. Performs other duties as requested by the Administrator
  14. All duties and actions taken by the incumbent of this position while on official duty will be performed in a safe manner and will be done so to reflect positively on Harrison SWCD.


High school diploma

Proficient in Microsoft office suite

Background check and ability to pass random drug testing may be a requirement

The Harrison SWCD is an equal opportunity employer and provider.

Upcoming Events

Eastern Ohio Grazing Council
Thursday, September 26th @ 6 PM
Coal Hill Rd Steubenville, OH 43953