River Valley Extension District has open positions
4-H Program Manager – Washington
4-H Program Manager – Clay Center
Office Professional - Concordia
K-State Research & Extension, River Valley District #4 is seeking to fill three (3) full time District Staff Positions: 4-H Program Manager – Washington Office, 4-H Program Manager – Clay Center Office, Office Professional – Concordia Office.
- Office Professional Job Description
- 4-H Program Manager Job Description
- Applicant Information Profile
- Background Check Authorization
Successful candidates must possess strong people and organizational skills, show initiative in supporting the Extension Education programs, be a team player, and enjoy working with youth and adult volunteers. These are full-time, hourly, nonexempt positions subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required. Wages will be competitive in the local job market and will be based on previous work experience and training or educational course work beyond high school. Benefits include: KPERS Retirement; health, dental, and vision insurance through the State Employee Health Plan Non-State Group; paid vacation and sick leave; cell phone allowance; and State of Kansas observed holidays as per the River Valley District Policy. Application materials and a position description are available at http://www.rivervalley.k-state.edu or by contacting John Forshee, River Valley District Director at 785-632-5335 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Application materials (cover letter, resume, applicant information profile, and background check authorization) must be submitted to John Forshee, River Valley Extension District Director, 322 Grant Avenue, Clay Center, Kansas 67432 or email@example.com by Monday, February 3, 2020. K-State Research and Extension and the River Valley Extension District are Equal Opportunity Employers. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Making a difference in your lifeIn north central Kansas, we cover Clay, Cloud, Republic and Washington Counties. The Republican River runs through the heart of the district affecting the nature of many of our agricultural practices. The Little Blue River runs through the eastern part of the District, and the Solomon River just clips the southwest corner.
K-State Research and Extension is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Rebecca Zach to Serve as River Valley District Extension Agent
MANHATTAN, Kan. – Rebecca Zach will join the staff of K-State Research and Extension – River Valley District as a Crop Production Extension Agent, effective January 12, 2020. River Valley Extension District has offices located in Belleville, Clay Center, Concordia, and Washington, KS. Rebecca’s primary office is located in Concordia.
She earned her bachelor’s degree in Agronomy, Consulting and Production, from Kansas State University.
Zach has most recently been employed as an Agronomy Intern for Winfield United.
Crop Production agents develop and deliver educational programs related to production, management, and marketing for crop production. Programming may include, but is not limited to: planting, irrigation, weed and pest control, soil testing, fertilization, and harvesting.
Local extension faculty are jointly employed in a partnership between K-State Research and Extension, headquartered on the Kansas State University campus in Manhattan, and the local Extension board.
The role of K-State Research and Extension is to encourage the adoption of research-based information to improve the quality of life for Kansans. K-State Research and Extension is the short name for the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service.
More information about K-State Research and Extension River Valley District is available by calling (785) 632-5335 or on the Web: rivervalley.k-state.edu
Contact Rebecca Zach via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org