|Type of position||Full-time, academic professional, annually renewable
Employee Class: Acad Prof and Admin
|Employer||University of Minnesota Extension|
|Description of Employer||ABOUT EXTENSION
University of Minnesota Extension is a major outreach arm of the University of Minnesota, a land-grant institution with a mission to serve the public through applied research and education. The mission of Extension is to make a difference by connecting community needs and University resources to address critical issues in Minnesota. Learn more at www.extension.umn.edu.
|Location||Regional Extension Office, Andover, MN|
|Salary||$58k-$68k depending on qualifications|
Extension Educator positions have annual University academic professional appointments and Extension academic rank.
|Closing date of competition||August 30, 2023|
|Date position available||Upon hire|
|Description of duties||
ABOUT THIS POSITION
This position is part of Extension’s Pesticide Safety and Environmental Education (PSEE) expanding program. The PSEE program provides statewide education and leadership for pesticide-related topics of appropriate use, safety, health, security and environmental protection using integrated pest management and occupational safety frameworks. PSEE provides education for Minnesota’s 17,000 certified farmers and other agricultural producers through its Private Pesticide Applicator Training program (PPAT). The PSEE program is the major provider in Minnesota of education to the more than 11,000 occupational and professional licensed and certified pesticide applicators in natural resources, agriculture, horticulture, public health and other industries and business sectors. The program also develops educational materials and presentations, provides a wide range of educational workshops, has a growing social media presence and is responsible for Minnesota’s various pesticide applicator certification categories study manuals.
This Extension educator and education manager position will provide statewide educational programming leadership primarily for the commercial/non-commercial pesticide applicator precertification and recertification program that encompasses the Minnesota rural environment including agricultural crops, seed treatment, livestock, and non-soil and soil fumigation. The extension educator and education manager will design, develop, implement and evaluate research-based educational programming via online and technology tools, seminars, and workshops.
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|Contact for additional information||For questions about this position, contact:
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|Submit what||How To Apply
Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will be given the opportunity to complete an online application for the position. Please include the following attachments with your online application:
Resume that includes your qualifications based upon the job requirements
Additional documents may be attached after the application by accessing your “My Job Applications” page and uploading documents in the “My Cover Letters and Attachments” section. See full instructions, https://hr.umn.edu/Jobs/Applicant-Center/Help-Job-Applications/Using-Job-Application-System.
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The University of Minnesota and Extension recognize and value the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds.
The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn more about diversity at the U: http://diversity.umn.edu.
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