Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
Fruit & Vegetable Extension Agent
University or Organization :
Clemson Extension Service
State or Territory :
S. Carolina
Application Deadline :
Feb 08, 2019
 
Descriptive Job Title :
Area Fruit & Vegetable Extension Agent
Keywords separated by commas :
horticulture, fruit, vegetables, Extension, leafy, brassica, greens, cucurbits, sweet potatoes, strawberries, organic
Location :
Pee Dee Region, SC
Area, Department or Unit :
Commercial Horticultre Extension Team
Full/Part Time :
Fulltime
Salary :
Commensurate with education & experience
Start Date:
Mar 01, 2019
Description:
The Horticulture Team at Clemson Cooperative Extension Service is seeking applicants for a horticulture agent position to serve the commercial fruit and vegetable industry in South Carolina. This position will be based in Marion, SC, but will service a multi-county area. This region offers vibrant and diverse agriculture and is a significant area for fruit and vegetable production. Major horticultural crops include the production of leafy brassica greens, cucurbits, sweet potatoes and strawberries; as well as diversified small farms and organic production. We seek highly qualified candidates with a background in horticultural crop production and a passion to deliver relevant and impactful information to a diversity of food production operations.
Position Category:
Extension Agent
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
Do applicants need to have a driver’s license or be able to provide alternate transportation
to carry out the functions
of this job? :
yes

ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education level :
Bachelors degree
Years of experience :
Travel Requirements:
Some overnight travel required
Other Requirements:

LINKS

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

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Mike Simmons
Phone Number with Area Code :
864-656-2511
Application Instructions :
Go to the Clemson Job Board, http://findjobs.clemson.edu. Search for Job ID: 103682