Location REC/Edisto Full/Part Time Full-Time Regular/Temporary Regular
Work Cooperatively with county and state staff to plan, teach, and evaluate Extension educational programs in the area of Precision Agriculture. Take the research based scientific information developed by the faculty and teach it to county and state staff and producers.
35% - Essential - Educate through direct and indirect methods Precision Agriculture and cooperate with state Extension specialist on technology transfer and outreach programs.
25% - Essential - Teach new and emerging technologies Precision Agriculture and instruct on selections of appropriate production measures.
20% - Essential - Educate state Extension Specialists, Agents and other Precision Agriculture stakeholders to design and implement high quality marketing education programs for producers.
10% - Essential - Build and maintain strong alliances with regional Precision Agriculture stakeholders.
10% - Essential - Collaborate with Extension Colleagues and other stakeholders to identify and exploit opportunities to link growers and market opportunities. Help them plan production upon indications of market demand and introduce them to the production opportunities that hold high potential profitability. Responsible for Civil Rights compliance in all programming/teaching activities.
Master's Degree and 3 years related experience
JOB KNOWLEDGE Firm Job Knowledge - Firm working knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures and ability to use in varied situations
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES Supervises Work of Others - Supervises work of others and may offer recommendations for hiring, termination and pay adjustments but does not have responsibility for making these decisions.
BUDGETARY RESPONSIBILITIES Monitors Budget - Does not provide input but is responsible for monitoring the departmental budget and may oversee fund allocation.
Stand for prolonged period Sit (stationary position) for prolonged period Communicate, converse, give direction, express oneself
Exposure to Heat and Cold
Exposure to dust/fumes Wet or humid Noise Overnight Travel
Standard Hrs: 37.5; Salary is commensurate with education and experience.
HOW TO APPLY:
Review of credentials will begin November 16, 2017 and position will remain open until filled. For full consideration please apply by November 16, 2017 at the following site:
All applicants must upload a resume and unofficial copy of transcript.
On-line Job Application must be completed in full.
Edisto Research and Education Center in Blackville, SC
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