Agriculture Extension Associate Senior

Job description

Family and Consumer Sciences Extension (FCSE) is currently seeking an Extension Associate Senior to provide programmatic support for clothing, textiles and household equipment. This position will also provide direct leadership to the Master Clothing Volunteer Program. This position is one of a team that supports Family and Consumer Sciences Extension programming working to improve the quality of individual and family life through education, research, and outreach. This position is contingent upon continued funding.

Job Title
Agriculture Extension Associate Senior

Requisition Number

Working Title
Senior Agriculture Extension Associate for Clothing, Textiles and Household Equipment

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

No experience required.

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

This position requires occasional lifting, pushing or pulling of objects up to 50 pounds. Occasional loading/unloading of materials for conferences, etc.


Primarily Monday through Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, some weekends and evening activities may be required as needed.


Working knowledge of textiles, sewing and clothing construction techniques.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Driver's license 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. * Please describe your experience in development and/or delivery of educational programs.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please describe your qualifications as they relate to the responsibilities of this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please choose the answer that best describes your years of experience (both paid employment and volunteer roles) in providing direct education in the areas of clothing, textiles, and household equipment.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Briefly describe your teaching experience, specifically regarding clothing, textiles, and home equipment.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents





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    Job No:
    Posted: 12/19/2018
    Application Due: 2/17/2019
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