Summer Program Assistant (2) - Page County

Town/City
Clarinda
Base County
Page
Counties Served
Page
Objective

Page County Extension Council is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic candidate to serve as Summer Program Assistant.  Qualifications for the position: organized, people-oriented, team player, dependable, ability to work with limited supervision, proficient in Microsoft Office.  Experience in 4-H is preferred; an interest in Extension, youth programming, and education is desirable.

Responsibilities
  • Assist with and coordinate summer events and activities such as day camps, 4-H workshops, 4-H correspondence and the County Fair.
  • Assist with county and state fair entry processing.
  • Assist with database entry and coordination.
  • Must be available to work additional hours during the week of county fair July 23 – 28.
  • Maintain accurate records.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Weekly reporting.
Qualifications
  • High School Graduate or equivalent.
  • Must successfully complete background screening.
  • Valid driver’s license, access to reliable transportation.
  • Knowledge and/or experience as a member or volunteer in the Iowa 4-H program.
  • Interest in Extension & Outreach as a career is desirable.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Cooperates well with others – a team player.
  • Dependable.
  • Able to work independently and with a group.
  • Strong communication skills .
Additional Information

 

Employment Dates & Hours:

  • Part-time.  Some flexibility in hours/days.  Start and end time negotiable.
  • 2 positions – Up to 32 hours per week for 10 weeks. More hours during County Fair – July 23-28.

REPORTS TO:

  • County Extension Director.
  • County Youth Coordinator.

TO APPLY

Please submit the following materials to betsyls@iastate.edu no later than February 1 or until filled:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Completed application – fillable application
  • Have questions? Call the office at 712.542.5171.
Job Type
Part Time
Benefits
  • Hourly wage paid bi-weekly.
  • Reimbursement for work related travel.
Application Deadline

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.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider. For the full non-discrimination statement or accommodation inquiries, go to www.extension.iastate.edu/diversity/ext.