Extension Agent for Agriculture & Natural Resources-Division of Univ of KY , Hawesville KY

Extension Agent for Agriculture & Natural Resources-Division of Univ of KY , Hawesville KY

Extension Agent for Agriculture & Natural Resources - Hancock Co.

Hancock County – RE04055
Location: Hawesville, Kentucky. Hancock County is located southwest of Louisville, KY.

The Extension Agent for Agriculture & Natural Resources will provide leadership for educational programs in agriculture, horticulture and natural resources for Hancock County.

The Agent responsibilities include: (1) develop agricultural & horticultural proficiency of local citizens through educational programs; (2) provide agricultural expertise to answer questions and solve problems related to agriculture, horticulture and natural resources; (3) develop field trails, test demonstrations and result demonstrations in related areas; (4) utilize and/or develop councils, advisory groups, and committees to facilitate community involvement in programming; (5) jointly share responsibility in community programming around issues involving leadership development, community involvement, local government, community services and other forms of community economic development. Emphasis on horticulture and diversified agriculture. An official transcript is required at the time of hire. Emphasis on horticulture and diversified agriculture.
All agents in a county will support the dissemination of useful and practical information on subjects relating to Agriculture, Family Consumer Sciences, 4-H and Community and Rural Development as outlined in the KRS statues 164.605 to 164.675
Resume, cover letter and transcripts are required to be attached at time of application.

Deadline to apply for this positions is 8/11/2015.

To apply a UK Online Application must be submitted to: http://extension-jobs.ca.uky.edu/
OR use the link below to go directly to these job postings:

RE04055 (50120287)- Extension Agent for Agriculture & Natural Resources - Hancock County- http://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/73163

For more information call (859) 257-1727.

The University of Kentucky is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from minorities and women.

Penny Mazur

Extension Personnel Assistant
N-106D Agricultural Science Building
University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky 40546-0091