Agriculture Extension Agent Area
Agriculture Extension Agent AreaRequisition Number:
81330:FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCESWork Location:
4200 Gardiner View Avenue, Louisville, KYGrade Level:
00Type of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
No set minimum requirements.Click here for more information about equivalencies::
No set minimum requirements.Required License/Registration/Certification:
This position requires occasional lifting, pushing or pulling of objects up to 50 pounds. Occasional loading/unloading of materials for conferences, etc.Shift:
Primarily Monday through Friday, some weekends and evening activities may be required as needed.Job Summary:
This position provides supervision, training and evaluation of paraprofessionals delivering nutrition education programs to limited resource audiences. In addition it also provides support to county supervising agents and serves as a resource for teaching materials and nutrition information for all agents on SNAP-Ed delivery. Develops community partnerships that facilitate effective outreach to limited resource audiences.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Computer, communication and personnel.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Preferred Master’s degree in Nutrition, Family & Consumer Sciences or related field. Experience in Cooperative Extension Service.Deadline to Apply:
04/08/2021University Community of Inclusion:
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