Summer 4-H Program Assistants (2)

Base County
Counties Served

We are looking to employ 2 people as Summer 4-H Program Assistants.

Position Availability:
Mid/Late-May to July 31, 2024 (some flexibility with start date)

Temporary Summer Position - Maximum 30 hours/week (except during the county fair) Monday – Friday (some evening/weekend work required) Wage is $12.00/hour 

County Director – Clinton County

Additional Position Description

Application for Employment

  • Assist with and provide support for the organization/operation of county 4-H/Youth summer activities and events including educational presentations, clothing event, county fair and livestock events, and 4-H Day Camps.
  • Availability during the Clinton County Fair/Club Show is mandatory.
  • Lead several ISU Extension and Outreach summer youth educational programs at selected sites in Clinton County.
  • Supervise children in activities/programs and ensure their safety.
  • Serve as a resource person for activities/programs.
  • Assist with leadership and training for youth and volunteers.
  • Attend in-service training(s) when necessary.
  • Submit records of program participation/evaluation, submit timesheet and travel reimbursement, etc. as required to Supervisor.
  • Maintain regular contact with county staff and Youth Program Specialist(s).
  • Perform other duties as assigned under supervision as required for successful operation.
  • High school diploma.
  • Knowledge of 4-H community club programs.
  • Ability to use computer for data entry and word processing.
  • Demonstrated interest and ability to work with youth.
  • Demonstrated responsibility and leadership skills.
  • Ability to communicate with youth, parents, and Extension professionals.
  • Access to reliable transportation, across county.
Additional Information

To apply for SUMMER 4-H PROGRAM ASSISTANT position, submit:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Three personal/professional references

Completed application that is available with instructions at:

Direct questions and submit materials to SUMMER 4-H PROGRAM ASSISTANT
Samuel Genson, County Director – Clinton County: 

At least one application item submitted via e-mail.  

Mailing address: 
Samuel Genson, County Director

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Clinton County

400 East 11th Street

DeWitt, IA 52742

Position(s) will remain open until filled.

Job Type
Maximum 30 hours/week (except during county fair) Monday-Friday (some evening/weekend work required)
Wages (type)
Wages (status)
  • Mileage (from county office)
  • Job-related fees
  • Training
  • FICA
  • Workmen’s Compensation
This position will remain open until filled

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against.

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