Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
Extension Agent - Agriculture/Horticulture - Gallatin County
University or Organization :
Montana State University Extension
State or Territory :
Montana
Application Deadline :
None Stated
 
Descriptive Job Title :
Extension Agent - Agriculture/Horticulture - Gallatin County
Keywords separated by commas :
Agriculture, horticulture
Location :
Bozeman, MT
Area, Department or Unit :
Extension
Full/Part Time :
Full time
Salary :
DOW/DOQ
Start Date:
None Stated
Description:
Focus of this position is to plan, implement and evaluate horticulture and agriculture educational programs serving all Gallatin County clientele emphasizing traditional and emerging interests.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.Focus of this position is to plan, implement and evaluate horticulture and agriculture educational programs serving all Gallatin County clientele emphasizing traditional and emerging interests. Crop, invasive species, pasture, livestock nutrition and water management can be focus disciplines. The audiences for identified emphases are commercial ranchers and farmers, small acreage producers, and residential clients. The successful candidate will provide leadership by working successfully with volunteers and clientele to identify and meet community needs in Gallatin County. Other responsibilities include collaboration with peers in 4-H Youth Development or other Extension disciplines to assist MSU Extension in generating positive community impacts.We seek individuals who work professionally and effectively with diverse individuals, foster and maintain effective interpersonal relationships, exhibit excellent written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to contribute positively to the academic success of students and the mission of Montana State University.Equal Opportunity Employer, Veterans/Disabled.
Position Category:
Faculty
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
Review complete information and how to apply at our Careers page at msuextension.org.
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:
Extensive travel throughout the county, occasional travel throughout the state.
Other Requirements:

LINKS

Application URL:
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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Dan Lucas
Phone Number with Area Code :
406-274-8969
Application Instructions :
Review complete information and how to apply at our Careers page at msuextension.org.