Internship
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Company:
Payette County Extension
Location:
Payette, ID, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Internship

• Coordinate Payette Farmers Market including: recruiting and enrolling vendors, prepare site resources, and oversee weekly Farmer’s Market starting in July
• Development of marketing and advertising promoting the Payette Farmers Market
• Gather pertinent resources and information i.e., compiling, creating and sharing resources to increase awareness of SNAP/EBT/Food Stamp programs and dollar match opportunities at markets

Required Qualifications:

• Outgoing and comfortable working with the public (youth and adults) and volunteers
• Self-motivated and works independently
• Has experience answering phones, responding to email, communicating through social media
• Has completed coursework in Agriculture, Economics, Horticulture, Sociology, Environmental Science, Food Systems, Food Safety, or other relevant subject areas
• Ability to provide reliable transportation

Desired Qualifications

• Ability to communicate in Spanish
• Experience with Microsoft Office Excel, Word, PowerPoint
• Excellent writing and public speaking skills
• Enjoys working in a variety of settings and environments with diverse audiences

How to Apply:
• Complete an Internship Application and provide three references

Wages/Benefits:
• Hourly rate of $12.00 per hour, maximum of 400 hours

Work Dates:
• June – August, some evening and weekend hours may be required.

Support:
• Program supplies
• A positive learning experience with strong, engaged mentors
• Use of a computer

Supervisors

• Joey Peutz, Extension Educator,------------ ------------
• Karie Boone, Extension Educator,------------ ------------


The University of Idaho provides equal opportunities in education and employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, or status as a Vietnam-era veteran. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, those requesting reasonable accommodations may contact Joey Peutz at 16 S. 9th Street., Payette, ID or by phone------------, or ------------
The USDA, University of Idaho and Payette County, cooperating.