Bibb County ANR Program Assistant - Part-Time

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Posting Number G/R02045P Working Title Bibb County ANR Program Assistant - Part-Time Department CAES Northwest District CES About 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 ( 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/Department College/Unit/Department website Employment Type Employee Additional Schedule Information Advertised Salary Anticipated Start Date 05/05/2019 Posting Date 04/12/2019 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Location of Vacancy NW District 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.

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Classification Title Temporary Office/Clerical FLSA Non-Exempt UGA Job Code Job Family FTE .475 Minimum Qualifications Position Summary

The part-time Horticulture Program Assistant will perform duties necessary to assist the County Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources Agent in the day to day of program delivery. Duties will include answering phone calls, greeting and assisting guests, sample identification and microscope work, leading adult education meetings during the day, night, and on weekends, teaching established curriculum to youth and adults, presenting at career fairs and other outreach functions, and assisting with the Master Gardener Extension volunteer program.

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

High school diploma or GED Appropriate experience in a work or volunteer environment. Valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and travel are required.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

Computer knowledge, communication (written and verbal) skills, and some experience with various office machines.

Physical Demands

Physical activity is required to conduct programs (pack and move boxes, handle equipment, load and unload vehicles, outdoor garden work, setting up rooms for program delivery, etc.) Travel to Extension events, as well as, provide transportation to these events for youth or adult participants utilizing county vehicles such as a 10 passenger van or minibus. Sit at a desk or stand in a classroom setting for extended periods of time.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * This position is located in the Bibb County Extension Office in Macon, Ga. Are you willing to work from that location?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you possess a valid driver's license?
    • No Response
    • No
    • Yes
Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
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    Posted: 4/17/2019
    Application Due: 5/31/2019
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