Central Sierra
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Central Sierra

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University of California Cooperative Extension Central Sierra

Master Gardener (MG) Coordinator position
El Dorado / Amador counties

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The University of California Cooperative Extension Central Sierra MCP is recruiting for a Master Gardener (MG) Coordinator position. Under the general supervision of the Community Education Supervisor, the MG is responsible for providing overall leadership and management of the El Dorado Co. and Amador Co. Master Gardener Programs. Key responsibilities include keeping abreast of current horticultural information and research in all relevant areas, recruitment and training of MG volunteers, and coordination of volunteer activities. This position shall serve as coordinator for all program aspects. This is a 1.0 FTE career position.

To view the complete job announcement and to apply please click on the link below:

Job requirements include:

  • Experience and/or education in horticulture.
  • Experience in a management role.
  • Excellent problem solving skills and conflict resolution capabilities.
  • Good leadership, human relations, teamwork, and motivational skills.
  • Excellent organization and coordinating skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to follow written and oral instructions.
  • Office management skills, including use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access), internet, database, email, and calendaring.
  • Course work in environmental horticulture, volunteer management, or organizational management, or equivalent experience.
  • Ability to interpret and translate scientific and technical material.
  • Experience in volunteer organizations.

Outstanding benefits are among the many rewards of working for UC. We offer a full range of health and retirement savings plans, including a generous pension plan. UC’s benefits are recognized as being among the best available.

For additional information or to apply for the position: https://jobs.ucop.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=57916

REQUISITION #20140693

CLOSING DATE FOR POSITION:  December 31, 2014

For more information contact Nancy Starr at njstarr@ucanr.edu or 530-621-5503.

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