Abbeville Agriculture and Horticulture Extension Agent
January 1, 2018
Clemson, South Carolina
Location Abbeville County Extension Off Full/Part Time Full-Time Regular/Temporary Regular
The County Agent is a member of the Extension staff of Clemson University. The agent is responsible for working cooperatively with other county and state staff to plan, implement, maintain and evaluate Extension education programs for county, region, and state adult and/or youth clientele.
Seeking applicants for Extension Agent position to be housed in the Abbeville County Extension Office. The candidate chosen to fill this position will be responsible for general agriculture and general horticulture duties in Abbeville County and surrounding area as needed. Candidates should be willing to work flexible schedules.
Education - Bachelor's Degree in a relevant major is required.
Must have valid driver's license with acceptable driving record
JOB KNOWLEDGE Fundamental Job Knowledge - Fundamental working knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures and ability to apply in varied situations
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES Acts as Lead - Acts as a Lead by guiding the work of others who perform essentially the same work.
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 Use taste or smell to detect or determine particular flavors or odors Perceive, observe, clarity of vision
Exposure to heat or cold Exposure to dust/fumes Wet or humid Noise Vibration Overnight Travel
Master's Degree preferred
Standard Hrs: 37.5; Salary commensurate with education and experience.
Review of credentials will begin January 5, 2018 and position will remain open until filled. For full consideration please apply by January 5, 2018 at the following site:
All applicants must upload a letter of interest, resume and unofficial copy of transcript.
Applications must be completed in full.
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