Program Assistant – USA Job Vacancy

USA Job Vacancy

Program Assistant

The Ohio State University-Troy, OH

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Position Information

Top MessageBoth current Ohio State employees and the general public may apply for this unclassified professional position.

Message to Applicants

Number of Positions Available

University Title
Program Assistant

Working Title
Prog Assistant

Miami County

Department Location

Requisition Number

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.

Required Qualifications

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.

Desired Qualifications

Knowledge of local community resources; experience working with grantors; volunteer management skills; experience with community gardens; experience working with individuals from diverse backgrounds.

Target Salary
$13.00 – $14.50 Hourly

Job Category
Administrative and Professional

Job Appointment (FTE%)

Full/Part Time

Temporary or Regular

Posting Start Date

Posting End Date

Dept Contact Name
Bennett,Amanda Marie

Dept Contact Phone

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