Extension Educator Vegetable and Tree Fruit Crops

Extension Educator Vegetable and Tree Fruit Crops

Extension Educator 3 or 4

The College of Agricultural Sciences seeks an exceptional individual trained in Plant Science, Entomology, or Plant Pathology with commercial horticultural crop production experience to join our dynamic and successful Extension Horticulture Unit. The Extension Educator will provide leadership for planning, implementing, and evaluating educational programs and serve as a technical resource for vegetable, small fruit, and tree fruit growers in production practices, nutrition and water management, and the identification and management of major pests and diseases. This position requires a master's degree or higher in addition to two years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Coursework in plant science, plant pathology, entomology, soils, and plant nutrition is preferred.

This position requires that you operate a motor vehicle as a part of your job duties. A valid driver’s license and successful completion of a motor vehicle records check will be required in addition to standard background checks.

Apply online at https://tinyurl.com/ExtensionEducator


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Location: Columbia County; 702 Sawmill Road, Suite 102; Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania 17815-7727


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Job Listing Expiration: 
60 Days
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Penn State University
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Michael Masiuk
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