Mitchell County

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Mitchell County

ISU Extension and Outreach in Mitchell County serves Iowans through four program areas: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Community Economic Development, Human Sciences, and 4-H and Youth Development.
ISU Extension and Outreach in Mitchell County serves as a resource to individuals, businesses and communities. We have the educational events, trainings, publications and videos that you need.  Together we make a #STRONGIOWA 


Mitchell County Fair: August 2-6, 2023                           Iowa State Fair: August 10-20, 2023




Join us - We are Hiring Signs       JOIN OUR TEAM!  Now Hiring--Office Manager/Program Assistant

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Looking for a varied, energetic work environment? We are looking for an office manager/program assistant to manage the front desk of our fast-paced office. Duties include: collaborating with the County Youth Coordinator, Executive Director, and Council to implement educational programming, creating awareness of the program and volunteer opportunities available, greeting clients, scheduling appointments, collecting fees, documenting correspondence, managing databases and answering the phone. Ideal candidates should be customer service driven, friendly, organized with the ability to multi-task.
This position collaborates daily with all office staff and is the first face and voice that meets the community members we serve!

If an energetic and fulfilling role is where you'd thrive, please apply by February 17, 2023!

County News

youth participants
September 15, 2022

State Shooting Sports Competition held at Brownells Big Springs Shooting Range in Searsboro.

Janet Ham
August 24, 2022

Janet Ham, a long-time volunteer, was honored for her service in 4-H during a recognition ceremony held at the 2022 Iowa State Fair.

man sitting in front of computer
November 30, 2021

Equip yourself with the tools and skills needed to transition from on-site work into a virtual career or freelance work. Sign up for Remote Work Certificate Course today!




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