Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Community & Economic Development Field Specialist (2 positions)
University or Organization :
UNH Cooperative Extension
State or Territory :
New Hampshire
Application Deadline :
Jun 09, 2017
Descriptive Job Title :
Community & Economic Development Field Specialist (one position in Merrimack County and one in Sullivan County)
Keywords separated by commas :
community development, economic development, planning, tourism
Location :
Boscawen, New Hampshire (first position); Newport, New Hampshire (second position)
Area, Department or Unit :
Community and Economic Development Program
Full/Part Time :
Full time
Salary :
$55,000 - $68,000
Start Date:
None Stated
The University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension seeks to fill two Community/Economic Development Field Specialist positions; one position is based in Merrimack County and the other in Sullivan County. The successful candidate for each position will have knowledge of, and experience with, community development, local and regional economic development, and regional collaboration. Both positions are full-time, benefitted, although the Sullivan position is on a 2-year pilot basis, with strong likelihood of continuation. To apply, and to view full job descriptions, visit the following website:
Position Category:
Extension Educator Ranking
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
The University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension is an equal opportunity educator and employer. UNH is committed to excellence through the diversity of its faculty and staff and encourages women and minorities to apply.
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Minimum education level :
A Master's degree in a field such as community development, economic development, planning, or a related discipline is strongly desired, though candidates with a B.S. level degree and experience may be considered. Two years minimum experience is required.
Years of experience :
Two years with Master's degree in relevant field. Four years with Bachelor's degree in relevant field.
Travel Requirements:
Travel is required as part of the job, so access to a vehicle and drivers license are required, as well. There are typically 3-4 evening meetings per month.
Other Requirements:


Application URL:
This is the link to the official application website.


Contact :
Charles French
Phone Number with Area Code :
Application Instructions :
Please apply on-line, although we will be happy to answer questions.