Extension Agent for Horticulture (FT) University of KY, Covington KY

Extension Agent for Horticulture (FT) University of KY, Covington KY

Extension Agent for Horticulture           University of Kentucky               Kenton County

Kenton County – RE02517
Location: Covington, Kentucky.     Kenton County is located in Northern Kentucky.

The Extension Agent for Horticulture will provide leadership for educational programs in home and commercial horticulture for Kenton County. The Agent responsibilities include: (1) utilize and/or develop councils, advisory groups, and committees to facilitate community involvement in programming; (2) develop field trails, test demonstrations and result demonstrations in areas related to horticultural production; (3) serve as a resource to the community through answering horticultural related consumer questions; (4) develop horticultural expertise of local citizens through educational programs such as the Master Gardener Program; (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.

Deadline to apply for this position is 3/22/2015.

Resume and cover letter are required at time of application. Transcripts are optional with application, but required at time of interview.

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:
RE02517 Kenton County Extension Agent for Horticulture – (50122366)
http://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/58440

For more information call: (859) 257-1727.

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