Program Assistant – USA Job Vacancy
USA Job Vacancy
The Ohio State University-Troy, OH
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Top MessageBoth current Ohio State employees and the general public may apply for this unclassified professional position.
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Summary of Duties
Work collaboratively with a team of Extension professionals, community organizations, and partners to plan, implement, and maintain a community garden to address food insecurity in Miami county. Assist with developing and providing oversight of maintenance for the community garden. Recruit, coordinate, train, and utilize volunteers and community residents. Assist in designing a plan for food distribution while working with county resources and other agencies and organizations. Seek additional project funding for the sustainability and continuity of the project. Assist with the coordination of community education for youth, adults, and seniors about gardening and using fresh produce in partnership with local organizations and the county Extension office.
This position is located in Troy, Ohio.
Additional Information for Applicants:
This grant-funded TERM position is located in Troy, Ohio and is funded for one year with potential for renewal.
Pre Employment Screening
Requires the successful completion of a background check.
Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience; knowledge in horticulture and/or gardening; experience seeking outside funding from a variety of sources.
Knowledge of local community resources; experience working with grantors; volunteer management skills; experience with community gardens; experience working with individuals from diverse backgrounds.
$13.00 – $14.50 Hourly
Administrative and Professional
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Temporary or Regular
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