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Summer Internship-4-H Family & Consumer Sciences/Healthy Living-Cassia County Extension-Burley

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Posting Details

Classification Information

Employee Category Temporary

Position Information

Position Title Summer Internship-4-H Family & Consumer Sciences/Healthy Living-Cassia County Extension-Burley
Location Off Campus Location - Cassia County Extension Office
Division/College Col of Agricultural & Life Sciences
Department Central District
FLSA Status Overtime Eligible
Pay Range $12.00 per hour
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
Work Schedule Summary

Position is expected to start 5/14/18 and end 8/17/18.
Maximum of 400 hours (10 weeks), 40 hours per week. Some evening and weekend hours may be required. No work will be performed on the following holiday-July 4th.

Position Responsibilities

Position Summary

Summer Internship-4-H Family and Consumer Sciences/Healthy Living


Job Duty Function Internship
Job Duties/Responsibilities

• Plan, organize and teach a community 4-H club with projects related to 4-H FCS projects
• Plan, organize and teach FCS activities in local summer programs
• Develop and implement a social media campaign to market 4-H FCS projects in Cassia County
• Assist with various 4-H programs as assigned.
• Assist with completing a community health assessment
• Assist with organizing health coalition meetings

• Program supplies
• A positive learning experience with strong, engaged mentors
• Use of computer, printer and copy machine
• Approved travel expenses will be reimbursed at University of Idaho rates when local travel is required

Percentage Of Time 100%
Essential/Marginal Essential

Position Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

• Must have completed a minimum of one semester (12 credits) at an Idaho public university or an Idaho Public university college student and currently enrolled for the next semester. Priority will be given to UI student applicants.
• Must provide own transportation and have the ability to travel to multiple worksites
• Pass a criminal background check

Preferred Qualifications

• Outgoing and comfortable working with the public (youth and adults) and volunteers
• Self-motivated and works independently
• Has completed coursework in Family and Consumer Sciences, Health, Social Sciences, Environmental Science, Food Science, Agriculture or other relevant subject areas.
• Has experience answering phones, responding to email, communicating through social media
• Speaks Spanish
• Enjoys working in a variety of settings and environments with diverse audiences

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions

Posting Information

Posting Number STH001347P
Posting Date 03/08/2018
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

For more information, contact:
Grace Wittman –

Background Check Statement

Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates may be required to pass a criminal background check.

EEO Statement

The University of Idaho is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. It is the policy of the regents that equal opportunity be afforded in education and employment to qualified persons regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, or status as a disabled veteran or Vietnam-era veteran. It is also the policy of the University of Idaho to not discriminate based on sexual orientation.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. List of References
  2. Letter of Qualification
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