UCCE is seeking a candidate for the Master Gardener Program in Lake Tahoe Basin
The University of California Cooperative Extension Central Sierra is seeking a candidate for the Master Gardener Program in El Dorado County. The position is part-time (50%) and is responsible for providing overall leadership and management of the Lake Tahoe Basin Master Gardener Program. The primary job responsibilities include keeping abreast of current horticultural information and research in all relevant areas, recruitment and training of Master Gardener volunteers, and coordination of volunteer activities.
Applicant must have excellent problem solving and conflict resolution skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, be able to work independently, and knowledge of community organizations and school districts. Applicants must have experience and/or education in horticulture or related field and experience in working with adult volunteers.
Beginning salary will be in the UC Cooperative Extension Program Representative II rank salary range with benefits (min: $16.60/hr – max: $30.38/hr). Full position vacancy announcement and required application is available at https://jobs.ucop.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=57106
Closing date of April 1, 2014. AA/EOE. For more information contact Nancy Starr, 530-621-5503.