Madison-Jefferson Extension Office: Jefferson County seeks a permanent, full-time 4-H and Agricultural Program Assistant for the Madison-Jefferson County Extension Office in Whitehall, Montana. The position provides agricultural and 4-H support to the extension agents. The position provides assistance in connecting the public to horticulture and natural resource information and MSU Extension resources. They will assist in providing educational programs, events, workshops and materials to all county residents; act as resource person; build and maintain a positive experience for 4-H families; keep the County Extension website current, l help prepare for and attend both county fairs; will maintain all records and materials for 4-H, assist in programming logistics; review newsletters and articles, brochures and news releases; attend 4-H club meetings when needed. The position requires knowledge and experience with modern office management procedures. Must have current knowledge of email, Microsoft Office Suite and the Internet. Must communicate professionally and effectively orally and in writing with correct grammar and composition. Must have excellent customer service skills. Salary DOQ/E but typically starts at $18.83. If interested, please submit a letter of interest, resume, and county application, which can be found on the county web-site at http://www.jeffersoncounty-mt.gov
, to the MSU Extension Office, PO Box 1079, Whitehall MT 59759-1079. Applications must be received by October 13, 2023 at 5 p.m. Incomplete applications materials will not be processed. Jefferson County may use the following factors to determine whether an applicant meets the qualifications for this position: review of application materials, past work performance, reference checks and structured oral interview. Jefferson County is an equal opportunity employer.