Location Allendale Extension Office Full/Part Time Full-Time Regular/Temporary Regular
The County Agent, a member of the Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service staff, works cooperatively with other county and state staff to plan, implement, maintain and evaluate Extension education programs for county, regional and state adult and youth clientele. Performs assigned duties in compliance with philosophy, policies and procedures of Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service.
The Extension Agent position to be housed in the Allendale County Extension Office. The candidate chosen to fill this position will serve as a primary member of the statewide Livestock program team and a secondary member of the 4-H program team. Responsibilities will include livestock and forages, general agriculture, and 4-H in Allendale County and surrounding area as needed. Candidates should be willing to work flexible schedules.
Education - Bachelor's Degree in relevant major is required.
Must have valid driver's license with acceptable driving record.
JOB KNOWLEDGE Comprehensive Job Knowledge - Comprehensive knowledge of theories and practices and ability to use in complex, difficult and/or unprecedented situations Fundamental Job Knowledge - Fundamental working knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures and ability to apply in varied situations
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES Supervises Work of Others - Supervises work of others and may offer recommendations for hiring, termination and pay adjustments but does not have responsibility for making these decisions. No Supervisory Duties - Not responsible for supervising employees.
BUDGETARY RESPONSIBILITIES No Budget Responsibilities - No fiscal responsibility for the department's budget.
Stand for prolonged period Sit (stationary position) for prolonged period Walk or move about Use hands or feet to operate or handle machinery, equipment, etc Ascend or descend (i.e. stairs, ladder) Position self to accomplish task (i.e. stoop, kneel, crawl) Communicate, converse, give direction, express oneself Recognize or inspect visually Move, transport, raise or lower Extends hands or arms in any direction Perceive, observe, clarity of vision
Exposure to heat or cold Exposure to dust/fumes Wet or humid Noise Vibration Mechanical Hazards Overnight Travel
Master's degree preferred.
Standard Hrs: 37.5; Salary commensurate with education and experience. Must be able to work evenings and weekends.
HOW TO APPLY:
All applicants must upload resume, letter of interest and unofficial resume.
On-line job application must be completed in full.
Review of credentials will begin September 15, 2017 and the position will remain open until filled. For full consideration please apply by September 15, 2017 at the following site:
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