Carolina Clear Extension Agent

Clemson University
Pickens, SC, United States
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
University/Academia/Research/Think tank
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)

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The County Agent is responsible for working cooperatively with other county and state staff to plan, implement, maintain and evaluate Extension education programs for county, region, and state adult and/or youth clientele.

JOB DUTIES:

  • 50% - Essential - Program Management, Development & Delivery: (50%) Educate public in specific area of expertise.  Cooperate with other staff members to prepare an annual plan of work in 4-H Youth Development, Agribusiness, Food Safety and Nutrition, Forestry and Natural Resources, Horticulture, Livestock and Forages, Row Crops, Water Resources or related field discipline and to implement a county Extension education program.
  • 40% - Essential - Outreach: (40%) Teach both adults and youth through personal visitation, group meetings, tours, demonstrations, mass media, and volunteer leader trainings.
  • 10% - Essential - Special Projects: (10%) Manages and monitors compliance with Civil Rights requirements, CUMIS, special projects and other initiatives as designated by Extension Field Operations.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Education - Bachelor's Degree

Licenses - Drivers License Class D normal 

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:

Education - Master's Degree

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • JOB KNOWLEDGE
    • Fundamental Job Knowledge - Fundamental working knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures and ability to apply in varied situations
  • SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Acts as Lead - Acts as a Lead by guiding the work of others who perform essentially the same work.
  • BUDGETARY RESPONSIBILITIES
    • No Budget Responsibilities - No fiscal responsibility for the department's budget.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

    - Stand for prolonged period
    - Sit (stationary position) for prolonged period
    - Walk or move about
    - Use hands or feet to operate or handle machinery, equipment, etc
    - Ascend or descend (i.e. stairs, ladder)
    - Position self to accomplish task (i.e. stoop, kneel, crawl)
    - Communicate, converse, give direction, express oneself
    - Recognize or inspect visually
    - Move, transport, raise or lower
          *Weight requirement if applicable (per activity, i.e. raise 10 lbs. move 50 lbs.)
    - Extends hands or arms in any direction
    - Use taste or smell to detect or determine particular flavors or odors
    - Perceive, observe, clarity of vision

WORKING CONDITIONS:

    - Exposure to heat or cold
    - Exposure to dust/fumes
    - Wet or humid
    - Noise
    - Vibration
    - Overnight Travel

WORK SCHEDULE:

Standard Hrs: 37.5;  Band: 00 (Salary commensurate with education and experience)

JOB LOCATION:

Pickens, SC

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

July 15, 2019