Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
Extension Agent - NR/Hort/Ag - Park County
University or Organization :
Montana State University Extension
State or Territory :
Montana
Application Deadline :
None Stated
 
Descriptive Job Title :
Extension Agent - NR/Hort/Ag - Park County
Keywords separated by commas :
Natural Resources, Extension, Agriculture, Horticulture
Location :
Livingston, MT
Area, Department or Unit :
Extension
Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
DOE, DOQ
Start Date:
None Stated
Description:
This position is located in Livingston, MTAs a member of the faculty team leading MSU Extension education for the people of Park County, efforts will address current and emerging locally identified opportunities for Park County. Foci of this position are to improve the long-term success of natural resource managers, horticulture practitioners, agricultural enterprises, and 4-H Youth Development. It is anticipated that the intensity of focus within identified disciplines will be adjusted to address local trends. Park County faculty actively pursue multi-disciplinary programming, and the successful candidate will work with Family and Consumer Science/4-H Youth Development and Community/Economic Development faculty, as appropriate, to plan, implement and evaluate multi-disciplinary programs. Furthermore, this position will actively collaborate with the Family & Consumer Sciences/4-H Youth Development faculty to assure growth, capacity building and community success for 4-H Youth Development programming.Position Expectations for Extension Scholarship: The scholarship of Extension work at MSU is defined as, The creation of partnerships, programs, and plans through Extension, or other community-based research, that leverage the knowledge and resources of the university and the public/private sector to enhance learning, discovery, and engagement; educate and engage citizens; strengthen communities; address locally identified issues and problems; apply and disseminate knowledge; and contribute to the public good. (MSU Faculty Handbook Retention, Tenure, and Promotion Review Definitions, 2017).As a member of the faculty team leading MSU Extension education for the people of Park County, efforts will address current and emerging locally identified opportunities for Park County. Foci of this position are to improve the long-term success of natural resource managers, horticulture practitioners, agricultural enterprises, and 4-H Youth Development. It is anticipated that the intensity of focus within identified disciplines will be adjusted to address local trends. Park County faculty actively pursue multi-disciplinary programming, and the successful candidate will work with Family and Consumer Science/4-H Youth Development and Community/Economic Development faculty, as appropriate, to plan, implement and evaluate multi-disciplinary programs. Furthermore, this position will actively collaborate with the Family & Consumer Sciences/4-H Youth Development faculty to assure growth, capacity building and community success for 4-H Youth Development programming.We seek individuals who work professionally and effectively with diverse individuals, possess effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to contribute positively to the academic success of the students and the mission of Montana State University. Equal Opportunity Employer, Veterans/Disabled.
Position Category:
Faculty
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 :
Bachelor's degree
Years of experience :
Travel Requirements:
Frequent travel throughout the county, and occasional travel throughout the state of Montana
Other Requirements:

LINKS

Application URL:
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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Dan Lucas
Phone Number with Area Code :
406-274-8969
Application Instructions :