Utah State University

  • 4-H Extension Staff Assistant 1

    City Garfield County
    Posted Date 11 months ago(2/19/2019 1:16 PM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Job Locations
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Position Type
    Non-benefited (hourly) Part-Time
    Job Classification
    Southern Region
    Advertised Salary
    $12-$13 Commensurate based on experience
  • Overview

    To provide assistance to the Utah State University Extension Faculty and implement 4-H/youth development programming in Garfield County with an emphasis on Bryce Valley, Escalante and Boulder areas.


    4-H and Youth Development:

    • Volunteer Recruitment and Retention: Recruit, train, and support local adult and teen volunteer leaders throughout Garfield County. Increase number of new volunteers who hold regular club meetings
    • Develop 4-H/Youth programming: Assist with coordinating county, regional and state 4-H events. Provide portfolio training for youth and leaders. Recruit and prepare 4-H youth to participate in county, region and state contests. Search for funding for programming
    • Other Duties as assigned


    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Driver's license and own transportation - Will need to be able to transport 4-H Youth
    • Experience with 4-H or youth development
    • High school diploma
    • Must be able to pass a back ground check
    • Ability to work with as a team

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • 3-5 years experience working with youth
    • Reside in Bryce Valley or Escalante area


    Required Documents

    Along with the online application, please attach:

    1. Resume to be uploaded in the profile

    2. Cover Letter 


    Please do not attach cover letter, you will be instructed to copy and paste your a cover letter in the application. 


    **Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**

    Advertised Salary

    $12-$13 Commensurate based on experience

    University Highlights

    Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is honored to be Utah’s land-grant and space-grant university. USU is a Carnegie RU/H (Research University/High Research Activity) institution with approximately 28,000 students (25,000 undergraduates and 3,000 graduate students) on the Logan main campus, four regional campuses, two USU Eastern campuses, and 28 centers throughout the state. USU offers 162 undergraduate majors, 153 graduate programs, and a variety of innovative stackable associate and certificate credentials. The 2018 rankings from Washington Monthly ranked USU as one of the top 30 national Universities and the 5th best public national university in the nation.   As one of the two premier research institutions in Utah, USU is proud to provide a high-quality education at an affordable price. Additional information about Utah State University can be found at: https://www.usu.edu/about/at-a-glance/.

    The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate region. Additional information about Logan can be found at: http://www.loganutah.org/visitors/about_logan/index.php.

    USU recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the university’s academic mission of learning, discovery, and engagement (https://www.usu.edu/president/missionstatement/). USU is an AA/EO employer and
    does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity/expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy or local, state, or federal law. Learn more at www.aaeo.usu.edu/non-discrimination. USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a Dual Career Assistance program. Additional information can be found at: http://www.usu.edu/provost/faculty-life/dual-career-assistance.cfm.



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