Extension Intern - State 4-H Office

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Posting NumberG/R01748PWorking TitleExtension Intern - State 4-H OfficeDepartmentCAES State 4-HAbout the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/DepartmentCollege/Unit/Department websiteEmployment TypeEmployeeAdditional Schedule InformationAdvertised SalaryAnticipated Start Date04/15/2019Posting Date03/26/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsLocation of VacancyAthens Area EOO Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.


Please approximate the percentage of time spent on each task (out of 100%) during a typical work week. List these tasks in order of importance, with the most critical task coming first. Do not list more than 6 entries – do not go below 5% time per assigned duty.


Providing support to Georgia 4-H and the Georgia 4-H Foundation through event management. These events will include State Council, State 4-H Congress and Georgia 4-H Gala (other events may require these positions support as needed).

Percentage of time90Duties/Responsibilities

Assistance will include handling logistical items to surround these events.

Percentage of time10Position Details

Classification TitleTemporary Office/ClericalFLSANon-ExemptUGA Job CodeJob FamilyFTE1.0Minimum QualificationsPosition Summary

UGA Extension internships give you the opportunity to explore careers in food, agriculture, environmental fields, natural resources, family and consumer sciences or community and youth development. This internship is based in the State 4-H Office.

Our semester-long internships are credit-hour-eligible. So besides learning about your career options, building your resume and helping better your community, you can also earn college credit.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position

Interest in pursuing a career with UGA Cooperative Extension. Related majors may include: agriculture, animal science, biological sciences, environmental science, child and family development, forestry, foods and nutrition, human development and family science, education, health promotion, natural resource management, and plant sciences.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Physical Demands

Sitting at desk for extended periods of time, assisting with event management.

Is this a Position of Trust?Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? NoDoes this position require a P-Card? NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? NoIs driving a requirement of this position?Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?YesDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications)NoPosting Specific Questions

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        Posted: 3/28/2019
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