Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Extension Assistant - 4H/FCS St. Thomas/ St. John District
University or Organization :
University of the Virgin Islands-CES
State or Territory :
Application Deadline :
Jul 31, 2020
Descriptive Job Title :
Extension Assistant IV - 4H/FCS
Keywords separated by commas :
Extension, Extension Assistant, EFNEP, 4-H, Family and Consumer Services
Location :
St. Thomas/ St. John District
Area, Department or Unit :
Agriculture Programs Cooperative Extension Service
Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Start Date:
None Stated
Under close supervision, provides educational programs and technical advice to the community in THE EXPANDED FOOD AND NUTRITION EDUCATION PROGRAM (EFNEP). Serves as lead worker under the Extension Assistant job series. Works directly with professional staff or performs standardized tasks under well-defined policies and procedures. May specialize in nutrition. Requires highest level of skill and responsibility in the Extension Assistant job series. Performs other related duties, as assigned.
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Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
Do applicants need to have a driver’s license or be able to provide alternate transportation
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Minimum education level :
High school diploma/GED. No academic degree required
Years of experience :
Some knowledge in THE AREA OF NUTRITION. Skills in operation of (1) automobile; (2) cooking equipment; (3) photocopier; (4) computer literate; (5) digital devices, (6) user friendly software. Ability to (1) understand a system of policies and procedures; (2) apply principles to solve practical problems; (3) calculate fractions, decimals, and percentages; (4) read routine reports and correspondence; (5) write routine reports and correspondence; (6) use proper spelling, punctuation, and grammar; (7) speak clearly and audibly- with ability to make presentations; (8) plan and organize work efficiently; (9) work well with youth and adults; (10) provide courteous service; and (11) function as a cohesive member of the Cooperative Extension Service in fulfilling its mission.
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Other Requirements:
Bilingual preferred.While performing duties of job, employee will be required to stand, walk, sit, reach, talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close, distance and color vision and the ability to adjust focus. Work environment: Works in office and field. Also, works occasional evenings and weekends some driving. The noise level in the work environment will probably be moderate. Moderate pressure to meet deadlines.


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Contact :
Nicole Foster
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Application Instructions :
Required Documents:ResumeCover Letter/Letter of Application Optional Documents:Unofficial Transcripts