Extension Agent, Lauderdale County, 4-H Youth Development
Institute of Agriculture
Location: Ripley, Tennessee
Internal Number: 23000001W5
Position X2361: Extension Agent, Lauderdale County
Program Area: 4-H Youth Development
Clientele Served: 4-H Youth
Headquarters: Ripley, TN
Screening of applicants' credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Date Issued: 09/05/2023
Effective Date: 12/01/2023
Commensurate with training and experience. This position is funded jointly by UT Extension and Lauderdale County. Lauderdale County Government funds 23% of the position salary and benefits costs.
Group hospitalization and life insurance; State Retirement; Workers' Compensation; sick and annual leave; numerous University of Tennessee and state benefits programs, including liberal time off for holidays, and longevity pay after three years of service; reimbursement for official travel.
The Institute’s four major units are the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, the College of Veterinary Medicine, UT AgResearch and UT Extension. The Institute contributes to improving the quality of lives and enhancing the agricultural, economic, environmental and social well-being of Tennessee. Our clientele include students, families, farmers, 4-Hers, agribusiness and the general public.