Utah State University

4-H Program Coordinator I - Duchesne County

City Duchesne County
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/28/2022 2:29 PM)
Requisition ID
2022-5428
# of Openings
1
Job Locations
US-UT-Duchesne
Category (Portal Searching)
Program Management & Support
Position Type
Benefited Full-Time
Job Classification
Exempt
Percent of Time or Hours per Week
100%
College
Extension
Department
Southern Region
Advertised Salary
Commensurate with experience, plus excellent benefits

Overview

USU Extension seeks to hire a qualified individual to coordinate the 4-H youth program in Duchesne County. Duties include designing and coordinating 4-H youth programs in the areas of Family Consumer Science, STEM, healthy living, and teen leadership. Additional responsibilities include volunteer recruitment and management. This is a full-time position with benefits. Job offer is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.

Responsibilities

  • Planning and organizing 4-H community events
  • Recruit, screen, and manage 4-H youth membership
  • Recruit and manage 4-H volunteers
  • Work closely with others in the Extension office to coordinate county-wide events
  • Communicate regularly with county and state faculty and staff to report on program progress
  • Continue to develop and grow the Duchesne County Teen Leadership program
  • Participate in state wide trainings and/or youth development events
  • Plan and implement 4-H exhibits during the Duchesne County Fair
  • Seek out funding opportunities including but not limited to: Grants, donations and sponsorships

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate degree plus two years of related work experience; or a bachelor’s degree in a related field; or an equivalent combination of education plus experience.
  • Experience working with youth
  • Basic Computer skills: Microsoft office, email, social media
  • Access to reliable transportation to perform essential job functions
  • Job offer is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check
  • Self-motivated and able to frequently work independently

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience with 4-H
  • Previous experience in managing volunteer programs
  • Experience designing and implementing youth programming
  • Event planning experience

Required Documents

Along with the online application, please attach:

  1. Resume/CV to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate Profile under “Resume/CV”
  2. Cover Letter to be typed/pasted at the end of your application

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

Advertised Salary

Commensurate with experience, 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 Utah’s land-grant and space-grant university. USU is one of only 146 research institutions in the U.S. classified as R1 “very high research activity” by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. As one of the two premier research institutions in Utah, USU provides a high-quality education at an affordable price. With its main campus in Logan, the university serves approximately 27,500 students, including 24,255 undergraduates and 3,171 graduate students. USU Online has served students from all 50 states and 55 countries for 25 years.

 

USU’s statewide system features three residential campuses, 30 total campus locations, and 23 Extension education centers. The university employees 903 full-time faculty members, 124 executive administrators, and 1,649 full-time support staff. USU offers 115 undergraduate majors, as well as 91 master’s and 42 doctoral degrees. Learn more about USU.

 

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.

 

USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a Dual Career Assistance program to support careers for partners who are also seeking employment.

 

USU endeavors to provide reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access in all aspects of employment to qualified persons with disabilities. To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact the university’s ADA Coordinator in the Human Resource office at 435-797-0122 or submit a request at hr@usu.edu.

 

USU Land Acknowledgment

Please visit our website to learn about Utah State’s land acknowledgment of the eight tribes of Utah.

 

Notice of Non-discrimination

In its programs and activities, including in admissions and employment, Utah State University does not discriminate or tolerate discrimination, including harassment, based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy, Title IX, or any other federal, state, or local law.

The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations and/or USU’s non-discrimination policies:

 

Executive Director of the Office of Equity Matthew Pinner, discrimination@usu.edu, Distance Education Rm. 401, 435-797-1266

Title IX Coordinator Hilary Renshaw, titleix@usu.edu, Distance Education Rm. 404, 435-797-1266

Mailing address: 5100 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322

For further information regarding non-discrimination, please visit https://equity.usu.edu/, or contact:

U.S. Department of Education, Office of Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 800-421-3481, OCR@ed.gov

U.S. Department of Education, Denver Regional Office, 303-844-5695, OCR.Denver@ed.gov

 

*Updated 08/2022

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