HORTICULTURAL ASSOCIATE EDUCATOR
Part-time position (scheduled 24 hours per week), with pro-rated benefits, paid $16.28-$17.71 hour, DOE/DOQ. Position performs a number of horticultural and clerical tasks related to plant diagnostic needs of clientele and the consumer horticulture education needs of regional residents. Position also provides routine receptionist support in the Nez Perce County Extension Office. Min. Qualifications: High school graduated/equivalent; post-secondary horticulture training preferred; significant experience in horticulture, possessing an elementary, or better, understanding of plant pathology, entomology, weed science, plant systems and integrated pest management. Successful hire will be required to attend Master Gardeners training held locally after employment begins.
Nez Perce County offers exceptional benefits to our employees including PERSI retirement, excellent medical/dental/vision insurance and generous vacation/sick/holiday leave. Learn more about these positions, view complete job descriptions and access Applications for Employment below. View complete job qualifications in the job description and cover letter links below. Completed Application for Employment (also linked below) must be submitted to email@example.com OR to the NPC Personnel Dept at PO Box 896,1225 Idaho Street, Lewiston, ID 83501. EOE and accords veteran’s preference.