4-H and Agricultural Program Coordinator - Washington State University in State of Washington

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Washington State University

State of, Washington

United States

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Detailed Job Description

This position provides oversight and leadership, curriculum development, publications, and other duties essential to the implementation for the 4-H Youth Development program in Ferry County with focus on the Horticultural disciplines. Under the direction of the Regional Specialist, this position will also assist area production and commodity groups with meetings, trainings, and general information. The majority of the county land is in agricultural production, including livestock and pastureland for limited grain crops.

Required Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant extension program discipline and two (2) years of related program experience. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

Educational background in Animal or Horticultural Sciences.
Experience in extension or other youth development related program.
Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced and creative environment emphasizing youth and adult development.
Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as in a team setting.
Demonstrated ability to communicate using oral and written skills.
Demonstrated ability to relate to and collaborate with a wide range of people from varied social and economic levels, ages, races, ethnic backgrounds as well as in rural, suburban, and urban settings.
Demonstrated competency in electronic communication methods and software for daily work activities including programs in the Microsoft Office Suite.
Extended teaching experience in informal or formal (i.e., school) settings.

Monthly Salary

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (http://www.advance.wsu.edu/).

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or hrs@wsu.edu.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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