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Washington State University Garfield County Extension connects the people of Garfield County to the research and knowledge bases of the state’s land grand research university providing solutions to local problems and stimulating local economies. Our county-based educators work with partners in your communities to provide educational programs and leverage the broad resources of a major university to resolve issues and create a positive future for the residents of Garfield County.


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Garfield County, in Pomeroy, Washington has a job opening for the position of WSU Garfield County Extension 4-H Coordinator.

The 4-H Program Coordinator provides overall management and oversight of the WSU Garfield County 4-H Program, including supporting Garfield County 4-H clubs. This position works closely with the County Director and office staff in determining county needs, program delivery and management, and program evaluation.

Duties and responsibilities include management of 4-H activities at the Garfield County Fair, Bi-County 4-H camp, Demonstration Day, Achievement Night, and any other activities identified by the County Director, while maintaining Washington State 4-H policies and procedures. The 4-H Coordinator participates in local, regional, and state 4-H youth development program training and professional development to remain current in 4-H programming, risk management, delivery methods and program policies.

This is a part-time position with no benefits.

Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree in a discipline relevant to positive youth development with two years of related program experience. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the education requirement on a year-for-year basis. Knowledge of 4-H or other youth development programs is required. Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as a member of a team. Must successfully pass a background check.

Salary:  Up to $22.00 per hour, depending on qualifications.

To Apply: Job description and application forms may be obtained from the Garfield County Commissioners Office, PO Box 278, or 789 Main Street, Pomeroy, WA 99347, or call (509) 843-1391. Please turn in a resume and cover letter with application. Applications must be returned to the Garfield County Auditor’s Office by Monday, November 7, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. Position will remain open until filled. Questions regarding this position may be directed to Mark Heitstuman, WSU Garfield County Extension Director at (509) 760-5220,

Garfield County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Garfield County Extension

757 Main Street
Pomeroy, WA