Job Openings

Below is a listing of job openings at UW-Extension. If you have questions, please contact us!


Software Engineering Manager

Date Posted: 04.20.2018 | Date Expires: 05.19.2018

The Software Engineering Manager leads the development and maintenance of sophisticated programs across multiple enterprise systems facilitating a seamless user experience for students and staff.

Chief Engineer, WPT

Date Posted: 04.19.2018 | Date Expires: 05.11.2018

Wisconsin Public Radio seeks a Chief Engineer to lead our technical team .

Morning Edition Host

Date Posted: 04.16.2018 | Date Expires: 05.11.2018

Seeking experienced, engaging Radio Host

Nutrition Educator (50% Ad Hoc)

Date Posted: 04.13.2018 | Date Expires: 04.27.2018

Washington County

Nutrition Educator (50% Ad Hoc)           

Seeking Energetic Nutrition Educator to teach Washington County youth at parks and adults at agencies about nutrition and food safety.  Summer position, 20 hours/week, 12-16 weeks.  Nutrition background or teaching/leadership experience desired.  Applications are accepted through 4/27/2018. 

Milwaukee County FoodWIse Nutrition Educator

Date Posted: 04.12.2018 | Date Expires: 05.15.2018

9501 W. Watertown Plank Rd. Building, A. Wauwatosa, WI 53226

The purpose of this position is to function as a peer educator to provide education related to basic nutrition, regular low impact physical activity, food safety, and food budgeting for individuals and families living on limited economic resources. The Milwaukee County FoodWIse Program is a major effort within the Cooperative Extension Family Living Programs. The aim of Family Living Programs is to enhance the quality of family and community decisions that affect the family and to increase the abilities of families to adapt to and effect change. For additional information about the usual work duties of FoodWIse Nutrition Educators please refer to:

Member Support Specialist

Date Posted: 04.05.2018 | Date Expires: 05.01.2018

Provide support to Wisconsin Public Radio's members

Community Development Institute Director

Date Posted: 03.29.2018 | Date Expires: 04.30.2018

The Community Development Institute Director is a senior level administrator who will provide organizational and cross-disciplinary leadership for the Community Development Institute within Cooperative Extension. This full-time role will be responsible for strategic, financial, and operational oversight of community development programming, including economic development, community vitality, community food systems, local government education and leadership and organizational development. The Institute Director provides administrative leadership in all areas of institute operations, program development, evaluation and implementation; external partnership development; development of financial resources and budgetary administration; and human resource development and administration. The director will support the institute’s contribution to scholarly applied research and knowledge exchange as part of delivering evidence-based education, outreach, and programming.

The Institute Director reports directly to the Associate Dean for Youth, Family & Community Development for management and supervision, hiring and employment authority, employment changes, compensation and benefits, supplies and expense budget, development and approval of their plan of work, and performance reviews. Successful applicants will be considered for ranked faculty status, but this is not a requirement of the position.


Custodian / Housekeeper and Custodian / Building Services - Continuous Recruitment

Date Posted: 03.29.2018 | Date Expires: 12.31.2018

Madison WI

Play a meaningful role in hospitality safety, make a positive influence in the lives of our guests, staff and visitors by ensuring they are in a welcoming, clean and safe environment at the Pyle Center and Lowell Center!  UW-Extension Conference Centers (ECC) coordinates and provides meeting spaces, event planning, overnight accommodations and registration services for your business or educational event needs. ECC also serves the University of Wisconsin System, State of Wisconsin agencies, educational and governmental groups and qualified nonprofit organizations.

We have rewarding opportunities with a continuous recruitment for the following vacancies listed below.

Click on the live links below to apply

We are welcoming walk in’s at either location, please check in at the front desk or apply online and include the following:

  • Cover letter stating the position/s you are interested in
  • Resume
  • References


    • Custodian / Housekeeper –  Permanent position, full time, first and second shifts
    • Seasonal Housekeeping – Temporary position, full or part time, first and second shifts


PYLE CENTER - Job#14181

    • Custodian / Building Services – Permanent position, full time, first and second shifts


Any questions please contact Lance Baldus @ 608-263-4799 or for Lowell Center vacancies
or Norm Selle @ 608-265-0411 or for Pyle Center vacancies.

Executive Producer, Classroom Media

Date Posted: 03.23.2018 | Date Expires: 04.20.2018


Executive Producer, Classroom Media

Wisconsin Public Television is seeking an Executive Producer of Classroom Media to lead and contribute to the creation and dissemination of K-12 educational resources and content that meet our ambitious reach, engagement and learning impact goals.

You’ll join a high-performing team responsible for projects like and and You’ll get the satisfaction that comes from knowing that your work makes a difference and have direct reports and colleagues who are life-long learners, motivated by the power of curiosity and serving Wisconsin learners, educators and partners.  

Requires: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and four years professional experience in educational media production. Extensive knowledge of instructional best practices and trends, curriculum development, and instructional technology applications in educational settings.