Extension Farm Manager - Morgan Co.

Lexington, KY
Mar 09, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Title: Extension Farm Manager
Location: West Liberty, KY - Morgan Co.

As the Extension Farm Manager, you will be responsible for the overall management of the Morgan County Extension farm and some basic custodial aspects of the Extension office. General duties include farm management, cleaning, maintenance, basic landscaping, conference room set up, and general repairs while conducting yourself in a professional manner. Specific duties include but are not limited to maintaining inventory of farm equipment and tools; mow and weed control as required; operate and maintain farm; repair or fence and maintain farm structures as needed; provide animal care, as required; conduct maintenance on farm equipment and maintain up to date records.

You will report to an Extension Agent and there will be some interaction with the general public.

Salary Range: $10.25 / hour

IEBC (Internal Employee Being Considered)

Job Title
Extension Farm Manager - Morgan Co.

Requisition Number

Working Title
Extension Farm Manager - Morgan Co.

Department Name
81311: KCES District 1

Work Location
West Liberty, KY

Grade Level

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education

No set minimum requirements.

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Required Related Experience

No set minimum requirements.

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Ability to sweep, mop, vacuum, and perform other cleaning duties. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Ability to work outdoors in inclement weather.


Days (8:00am-4:30pm) Monday - Friday or as directed by Extension Agents / Supervisor; occasional nights, weekends or holidays may be required.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Previous experience in a custodial or maintenance position preferred.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Have you ever been convicted of a criminal offense (felony or misdemeanor) including driving under the influence (DUI)? If yes, please explain giving date(s) and location and complete name at the time.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please indicate your highest level of education completed.
    • No High School diploma or GED
    • High School Diploma/GED
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree or higher
  3. * Please indicate your years of experience providing custodial, facilities and/or maintenance support (full time equivalent).
    • None
    • More than 0, through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, through 5 years
    • More than 5 years, through 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  4. * Please indicate your involvement/experience with UK Cooperative Extension.
    • Worked for Cooperative Extension
    • Volunteered for Cooperative Extension
    • Participated in programming presented by Cooperative Extension
    • No involvement with Cooperative Extension
  5. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • Facebook
    • Licking Valley Courier
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents


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