Agriculture Extension Associate Senior

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Agriculture Extension Associate Senior Requisition Number RE16723 Working Title Department Name 81330:FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES Work Location Erikson Hall, Lexington, KY Grade Level 44 Salary Range $40,872-65,395/year Type of Position Staff Position Time Status Full-Time Required Education


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No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

This position requires occasional lifting, pushing or pulling of objects up to 50 pounds, and loading and/or unloading supplies and materials onto carts.


Primarily Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., some weekends and evening activities may be required as needed.

Job Summary

Family and Consumer Sciences Extension (FCSE) is currently seeking a Senior Extension Associate to provide programmatic support in the area of Family Finance and Resource Management. This position will work with all facets of the FCSE program, including the implementation of Extension programs, coordinating advisory committees, serving as a liaison to outside constituents, providing grant related support, and leading the Securing Financial Stability Initiative.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

MS Windows, Outlook, PowerPoint

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No Preferred Education/Experience

Master’s degree and 3 years of experience preferred. Previous work within Cooperative Extension Service preferred.

Certified Financial Planning (CFP) and Driver’s License preferred.

Deadline to Apply 01/20/2019 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 indicate your years of paid work experience in family finance/resource management.
    • 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
  2. * Please describe your experience with program assessment, data reporting and evaluation processes.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Describe your work experience planning and coordinating projects and outreach initiatives.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Describe how your skills and experience make you a good fit for this position.

    (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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    Posted: 1/17/2019
    Application Due: 4/17/2019
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