USU Extension, Iron County has a position available immediately or as soon as a suitable candidate is found. The 4-H and Youth Programs Coordinator II is a full time, 40 hours per week position, eligible for full benefits. The primary role of the Coordinator II is to support the Extension Youth Program effort in three areas: volunteer recruitment and training, youth participant recruitment/retention and seeking donations (financial and in kind) to grow and expand the local program.
This position will work closely with teen and adult volunteers/mentors, provide volunteer training and oversight, and build the overall capacity to meet community needs as well as statewide priorities. USU Extension Youth Programs focus on the areas of: STEM/STEAM, Agriculture/Natural Resources, Healthy Living, Civic Engagement and Communicative/Expressive Arts.
Provide leadership to implement county-wide activities involving all 4-H members, teens and adult volunteers:
Work in partnership with and serve as team leader for part-time 4-H employees complete social media, marketing and programmatic duties.
As an employee of Utah State University Extension, make all reasonable efforts to accommodate and serve all citizens according to civil rights/affirmative action statements.
Along with the online application, please attach:
2. Resume to be uploaded in the Candidate Profile
3. Contact information for three professional references
3. Cover letter to be type/pasted in a text box at the end of application
**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**
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.
USU Extension- Iron County is located in Cedar City, Utah and serves communities throughout the county. The office houses three USU Extension faculty along with other youth, support and afterschool staff. In addition to overseeing local programs that meet local needs, Iron County 4-H coordinators also support and report to the Director of Utah State 4-H & Youth Programs.
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