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Marshall County Program Assistant

The WVU Marshall County Extension Office  will be accepting applications for an Agriculture and Natural Resources Program Assistant. This full-time position is headquartered in Moundsville, West Virginia, and works as a member of the WVU Marshall County Extension Office within the WVU Extension Service (WVUES) as an employee of the Marshall County Commission.

Under general supervision of the supervising Extension Agent, this position assists with programs for local agriculture-related organizations such as the Farm Bureau, Beekeepers Association, 4-H and FFA agricultural clubs, and Master Gardeners. Some night and weekend hours will be required to fulfill the needs of this position and its constituencies.

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People in Your Community…Knowledge at Your Doorstep

The Marshall County Extension office provides aid to farmers, gardeners, and homeowners, but also local educational programs for area families, businesses, and communities. On our website you will find Extension Service related information on all of these subjects. If you have questions, you can always call our office or email us.

We are also your link to other WVU Extension offices and to West Virginia University’s related colleges. WVU’s Marshall County Extension Office is part of the national land-grant system. Each office has the same mission as its foundation: to help people put knowledge to work.

Each WVU Extension Office can provide the public with information on many topics from many resources. The Marshall County Extension Office faculty and staff provide assistance and educational programs in the following areas: Agriculture & Natural Resources, 4-H Youth Development and Family & Community Development. To meet and support the needs of local people and communities, county faculty and staff involve local residents in developing and leading specific programs and activities.

Part of the National Cooperative Extension System

All universities engage in research and teaching, but the nation’s more than 100 land-grant colleges and universities including WVU, have another critical mission: Extension. Extension means reaching out, and along with teaching and research land-grant institutions extend their resources, solving public needs with college or university resources through local programs. With more than 3,000 county offices in the USA, the National Cooperative Extension System is the local front door for many citizens to their state land-grant institutions.

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