Benton County 4-H Summer Coordinator

Base County
Counties Served

Benton County 4-H Summer Coordinator position available on or around May 8, 2023 to July 14, 2023, approximately 400 hours.  This is a temporary summer position.

  • A ten week position to work with the 4-H Program of Benton County Extension and Outreach.
  • Duties include but not limited to: planning, teaching, supervising, and evaluating youth events.
  • Attend in-service training meetings and events when necessary.
  • Submit records of program participation, program evaluation, wage and mileage reports, as required by supervisor.
  • Assist with other related tasks as directed by County Extension and Outreach Staff.
  • Some night and weekend events: camps, meetings, fair related projects, etc.
  • Currently attending college and must have completed at least one year.
  • 4-H experience or other experience working with youth.
  • Must have a valid driver's license and available transportation.
  • Must have good computer skills, including experience in Word, Excel, etc. and the ability to communicate effectively with youth, adults and Extension professionals.
  • Attitude of teamwork.
Additional Information

Application and further information may be obtained by contacting the Benton County Extension and Outreach Office, 501 1st Avenue, Vinton, IA 52349.  Phone: 319-472-4739 or email Greg Walston at 

Direct supervisor is Sheila Hlas, Benton County Youth Coordinator

Office supervisor is Greg Walston, Benton County Extension Program Director

Job Type
Wages (type)

Mileage reimbursement $0.655 when on official business.

Application Deadline

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