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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Lucas County

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Iowa State University Extension is seeking a professional, detail oriented, team player to serve as office assistant 24 hours per week, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.   This employee will provide clerical support to staff, assist extension council members,  marketing of extension programs, light cleaning, and assistant bookkeeping.   The successful candidate will demonstrate exceptional ability to work with public and staff, basic clerical skills, be detail orientated and possess computer, organizational, and communication skills.   Job requirements include high school diploma, valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, ability to lift 40 pounds and pass a child protection safety program screening.   Base pay is $11 per hour.   Benefits include contribution to group health insurance plan, IPERS, vacation and sick leave after 6 months of employment, and holiday pay. For questions about this position, contact Sue Henderson at 641-777-4354.  To apply visit   Submit cover letter, resume, and application to Sue Henderson at by 5:00 PM December 9, 2019.    Subject line must read Lucas County Office Assistant.     EOE
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Office Hours will be changing November 11th, 2019
New hours will be: 
Monday & Tuesday 8:00 to noon and 12:30pm to 4:30pm
Thursday 8:00 to noon and 12:30pm to 4:30pm
2019 Holidays the Lucas County Office is closed:
December 24 & 25, Christmas
2018 Stakeholder Report
2019 Custom Rate Survey

County News

November 22, 2019

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Join us for one, two, three, or four of these IBC webinars! Multiple sites across Iowa will host viewing locations, or you can join from your own couch!

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