Seeking AmeriCorps Members Candidates

AmeriCorps logo

Lucas County Extension will be hiring three AmeriCorps members for May-August 2022. Each service member will provide 300 hours of service in youth programming, day camps, summer activities, and county fair activities. Ideal service members will have experience in 4-H programming or youth development, capable of taking direction and working independently, be a self-starter who works well in a fast-paced environment, have strong written and verbal skills, and the ability to work a flexible schedule.


Responsibilities include plan and implement youth programs, deliver youth day camps in June and July, advertise and recruit for youth programs, recruit youth to join 4-H, plan and implement activties for the Lucas County Fair, and pesent a review of activities completed during the 300 hours of service. Most hours will be from 8am– 4:30pm on Monday– Thursday, with occasional evening and weekend hours. Providing service as an AmeriCorps member has many benefits, including a living allowance, an educational award (scholarship), loan forbearance, personal growth, and resume materials. Must be 17 years old to apply.


For consideration, a resume, cover letter, and 3 references must be received by Monday, April 25th at 4:30PM. These materials can be sent to Logan Kinyon, Lucas County Youth Coordinator, via email at or dropped of at the Lucas County Extension office. For questions, please contact Logan at the previous email or 641-774-2016. 


Find the complete job description HERE

ISU Extension and Outreach, Lucas County is an equal opportunity employer. 

Share |