Coordinator, Agriculture Extension

Overview

Coordinator, Agriculture Extension

School of Agriculture & Environment

Full-time regular

Competition # 26-20/21

Salary: $38.70 to $49.02 hourly ($73,194 to $92,712 annual)

Classification: Education Administration Consultant

Assiniboine Community College (ACC) strives to create Exceptional Learning Experiences for our students. We place a high priority on student success and are committed to building an environment that creates and supports a high level of student engagement.

Assiniboine Community College has a long and successful history of delivering agricultural programming that is responsive to industries need for highly trained workers across the province. Manitoba is an export driven province and agriculture is key. ACC plays a critical role in strengthening the labour force by expanding traditional programming to meet current and emerging demands of the agriculture sector.

Qualifications

Be Passionate.

We are looking for a passionate and entrepreneurial individual who is knowledgeable about the agriculture sector and understands the opportunities that exist. You will be a professional ready to contribute to producing and delivering quality programs that are responsive to Manitoba’s labour market. 

Take Initiative.

As the Coordinator you will: coordinate, develop and deliver existing programs (such as pesticide certification training and other agriculture specific and related training programs); liaison with industry/agriculture sector and; develop partnerships and engage with industry to offer industry-identified training.

Deliver Results.

To deliver results, you will have post-secondary education in Agriculture (or a closely related discipline). Experience in administration and coordination of academic programs is an asset.  The incumbent will: identify, evaluate and requisition innovative delivery equipment to enhance course delivery; Implement the appropriate delivery method and; identify, supervise and coordinate the instructional team. You will also be responsible for the on-going supervision of curriculum development/revision, various administrative tasks, college promotion and student recruitment. Instruction within the above-mentioned program areas and related duties (up to a maximum of 15% of the time) will also be a requirement of the coordinator. You will work closely with a multidisciplinary faculty in agribusiness, horticulture, sustainable foods, environmental technologies, as well as with other stakeholders in the community and the province.

This competition will remain open until filled. 

Assiniboine Community College is committed to ensuring that its policies, practices, and systems are free of barriers, emphasize the value of diversity, and promote full participation to ensure dignity, respect, and equal access for all employees. Requests for accommodations can be made at any point during the recruitment process by contacting 204.725.8729 or humanresources@assiniboine.net.

Assiniboine’s campuses are located on the traditional territories of Treaty No. 1 and Treaty No. 2, and the shared traditional lands of Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, Dene and Anishinabek/Ojibwe peoples, and the homeland of the Métis Nation.

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Assiniboine Community College

c/o Human Resources

1430 Victoria Avenue East, Brandon, Manitoba R7A 2A9

Fax 204.725.8736 or email humanresources@assiniboine.net

 

We thank you for your interest. Those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

 

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