Utah State University

  • EFNEP Nutrition Educator III - Weber, Davis, Salt Lake or Utah Counties

    City Weber County
    Posted Date 7 months ago(3/7/2019 12:29 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2019-1284
    # of Openings
    3
    Job Locations
    US-UT-Ogden | US-UT-Kaysville | US-UT-Taylorsville | US-UT-Provo
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Health & Medical Professions
    Position Type
    Regular Part-Time
    Job Classification
    Non-Exempt
    College
    Extension
    Department
    Nutrition Dietetics & Food Sciences
    Advertised Salary
    Commensurate based on experience - (50% time), plus excellent benefits
  • Overview

    Community Nutrition Education - Three (3) part-time benefited positions located in Weber, Davis, Salt Lake or Utah Counties for the Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP).

     

    Please provide the names and contact information of three professional references. It is recommended that you have all required documents ready to attach before you click on the "apply for" link.

    Responsibilities

    Utah State University Extension's Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) is seeking three (3) qualified individuals to work part-time (20 hours per week) teaching nutrition lessons and cooking skills to limited income families and youth. Training and teaching materials will be provided.

    Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications

    1. A basic knowledge of nutrition and food preparation is recommended.
    2. Job requires willingness to learn, work well with people, keep records and do reports.
    3. Internet access and some skill with computers and other electronic devices is necessary.
    4. Must be willing to obtain Food Handler's permit within one month of hire.
    5. Flexible hours.
    6. Car and current insurance, valid driver's license or access to transportation to meet with clients required. Must adhere to the University Travel and Driving Policies. Mileage will be reimbursed.

     

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Bilingual in English and Spanish

     

    Required Documents

    Along with the online application, please attach:

    1. Resume to be uploaded in the candidate profile

    2. Cover Letter

     

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

     

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

    Advertised Salary

    Commensurate based on experience - (50% time), plus excellent benefits

    ADA

    Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes.  The employee is regularly required to sit and often uses repetitive hand motions.

    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/.

     

    A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and people in economic development, improvements to quality of life, and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge, the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant tradition of partnering with communities to address critical societal issues in the interest of the public good.

     

    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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