UNH Extension Seeks Home Horticulture Program Manager
The Home Horticulture Program Manager, located at the Extension Education Center in Goffstown, N.H., will serve as a primary source of research-based information for Cooperative Extension’s Home Horticulture and Master Gardener programs. The program manager provides information to the public by answering phone, email, and social media questions, and will create and coordinate the development of educational resources for home gardeners. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position. There are two positions available.
UNH is a federal contractor within the meaning of the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors. This position may require that you be vaccinated against COVID-19 in the future, unless you apply for and receive a religious or medical exemption.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Bachelor’s degree in horticulture, plant science, sustainable agriculture, or related field and two years experience in an educational role.
- Previous work experience in farming, landscaping, nursery production/sales, plant health diagnostics, or other closely related disciplines.
- Must work well as part of a team.
- Excellent human relations and communication skills.
- Excellent writing skills.
Contact Extension Food & Agriculture Program Team Leader, Amy Papineau at 603-272-6497 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The University System of New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. The University System is committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity and inclusiveness across our campus communities and encourages applications from qualified individuals who will help us achieve this mission. The University System prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status, genetic information, and political orientation. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the U.S.