Extension Agent - Bradley County

University Of Tennessee Cleveland , TN 37320

Posted 4 months ago

Position X1918 Extension Agent

Program Area Agriculture & Community Economic Development

Clientele Served Adult

Headquarters Cleveland, TN

Screening of applicants' credentials will begin 07/20/2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

Date Issued: 06/20/2019

Effective Date: 08/01/2019

SALARY

Commensurate with training and experience. This position is funded jointly by UT Extension and Bradley County. Braldey County Government funds 48% of the position salary and benefits costs.

BENEFITS

Group hospitalization and life insurance; State Retirement; Workers' Compensation; study, sick and annual leave; numerous University of Tennessee and state benefits programs, including liberal time off for holidays, and longevity pay after three years of service; reimbursement for official travel.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Plan, execute, and evaluate programs in the areas of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

  • Keep abreast of the latest information in Agriculture, Marketing and Community Economic Development to meet the educational needs of the county.

  • Develop a cadre of supporters and volunteers to aid in the delivery of programs.

  • Secure extramural funds through grants, fee-based programs, and gifts.

  • Provide accurate and timely reporting of program accomplishments and impacts into the UT Extension reporting system.

  • Responsible to the County Director in all administrative and program matters.

  • Responsible for supporting and assisting with the 4-H Youth Development Program.

  • Provide leadership for a program of activities that meets the needs of all eligible clientele regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion or veteran status.

  • Assume other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree in agriculture or Natural Resources is required.

  • A 2.7 cumulative GPA (BS degree on a 4 point scale) or an earned Master's Degree is required. Preference will be given to applicants with a MS Degree, and/or work experience in a related field.

  • A complete application will include a 1) letter of interest, 2) a resume or curriculum vitae, 3) an official or unofficial transcript showing degree(s) conferred.

Please apply online by clicking this link: Apply for Extension Educator Positions

UT Extension Phone: (865) 974- 7245
212 D Morgan Hall Fax: (865) 974-0882

Knoxville, TN 37996-4525

E-mail: UTExtensionPersonnel@utk.edu

Web Site: http://utextension.tennessee.edu


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