The University of Arizona Cooperative Extension seeks to fill an Assistant Agent, Horticulture (Pinal County), to be housed in Casa Grande. The position will develop and deliver educational information, structured programs, and technical support to the consumer/commercial horticulture sectors and urban food systems in Pinal County, Arizona. For a complete description of the duties and responsibilities, and to apply, go to https://talent.arizona.edu/, click Search Open Postings, and search req4703. The University of Arizona is an EEO/AA Employer M/W/D/V.
Internal Number: req4703
About Pinal County Cooperative Extension - University of Arizona
Cooperative Extension, the outreach arm of the University of Arizona, brings the university to the people. The faculty and staff in the Pinal County Extension office are part of a non-formal education network bringing research-based information into communities to help people improve their lives. Cooperative Extension is committed to delivering high-quality, relevant educational programs and information to Pinal County citizens and communities.
At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As a Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexua...l orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.