Job Openings

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


 

Chief Development Officer

Date Posted: 12.12.2017 | Date Expires: 01.08.2018

Madison, WI

WPR is seeking a dynamic development professional who is also a strong people leader eager to build relationships on behalf of WPR and its “friends” group, the Wisconsin Public Radio Association (WPRA).  The successful candidate will have the ability to lead by example as we build a deeper culture of philanthropy, taking a robust major and planned giving effort to the next level, while sustaining our strong membership, business sponsorship, and other financial support efforts.   

Television IT Network Administrator

Date Posted: 12.12.2017 | Date Expires: 01.19.2018

Madison
Wisconsin Public Television seeks a Network Administrator to install, configure and maintain IP & fiber switches, IP routers, signal routers, closed captioning encoders, operating systems and applications, as well as provide hands-on system administration

Web Developer

Date Posted: 12.12.2017 | Date Expires: 01.19.2018

Madison
Wisconsin Public Television is looking for a web developer to create both full web sites and maintain existing projects, leveraging WordPress, Drupal, HTML5, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript (jQuery) and CSS3 in the building of mobile responsive websites.

Media Sales Account Exec.

Date Posted: 12.12.2017 | Date Expires: 01.11.2018

Milwaukee

Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) is searching for an Account Executive to secure financial support from businesses and non-profits for programming and other related activities. This fundraising professional must thrive in a performance-based, goal-driven sales environment.

Requirements: A bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 2 years or more of successful professional experience setting and meeting goals in a client service, sales or marketing intensive environment.  Excellent communication & interpersonal skills; demonstrated sales ability and more...  Details: www.wpr.org/jobs.   608-262-5221; betsy.nelson@wpr.org. EOE.

Associate Dean of Operations and Policy

Date Posted: 12.08.2017 | Date Expires: 01.07.2018

Madison, WI

The Associate Dean of Operations and Policy is a senior level administrator who will provide leadership in collaboration with colleagues and other administrators focused around internal and external policies and operations, while fostering an environment that is inclusive, trusting, respectful, and collegial.  This position will serve as a representative of the Dean in any and all divisional matters.

Reporting directly to the Dean of Cooperative Extension, the Associate Dean serves as a member of the Cooperative Extension Leadership team, and will help to direct the division’s strategic, operational, and financial planning processes. This position is responsible for organizing and overseeing the operational and administrative expenditures for the central administrative functions of the division, while also overseeing field operations for geographically based leadership positions. The Associate Dean provides leadership to the central operational areas of the division, to include the Office of Educational Technology Support (ETS), the Office of Communications & External Relations (OCER), the Office of Financial Services (OFS), the Office of Program Support Services (OPSS), and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, who’s goals are aligned in providing exceptional management system services to Cooperative Extension for performance management, strategic planning, hiring practices, budget management, onboarding, recording results, and information technology.

The Associate Dean functions within the broad organizational direction provided by the Dean and Director in the development and implementation of policies, and will advise on the development of program and administrative policy consistent with the University of Wisconsin System and United States Department of Agriculture/National Institute for Food and Agriculture. The position provides leadership for developing, interpreting, and applying policy within the organization and for interpreting and applying federal, state, and local policies affecting the organization.

The Associate Dean will possess a professional demeanor and demonstrate the ability to work with a diverse set of individuals using discretion, judgment, flexibility, and tact. The Associate Dean will demonstrate effective communication skills, critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and will exercise judgment and skill in handling sensitive and confidential matters. 

Marinette/Oconto FoodWIse Coordinator

Date Posted: 12.07.2017 | Date Expires: 01.03.2018

Marinette or Oconto County UW-Extension Office

The purpose of this position is to provide leadership for the Marinette/Oconto Counties Nutrition Education Program including coordination and collaboration with local agencies to deliver evidence-based education strategies, accompanied by policy, systems and environmental supports, designed to facilitate voluntary adoption of healthy food choices and active lifestyles for individuals eligible to receive SNAP/FoodShare. The Nutrition Coordinator will also be responsible for staff training and supervision, program planning, evaluation and reporting, and developing and managing the local program budget. The Nutrition Coordinator is an employee of the University of Wisconsin-Extension Cooperative Extension. Learn more about FoodWIse at our website.

Shawano County Youth and Family Extension Educator

Date Posted: 12.06.2017 | Date Expires: 12.27.2017

Shawano County Courthouse, Room 101; 311 N Main Street; Shawano, WI 54166-2198

The Youth & Family Extension Educator designs, delivers, and evaluates research-based educational programming and services aligned with the position’s programmatic focus.  The Youth & Family Extension Educator is an employee of the University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension within the Youth and Families Institute of the Department of Youth, Family, and Community Development. The Youth & Family Extension Educator is also a primary member of one of the centers within the Youth & Family Institute, either the Center for Human Development & Relationships, the Center for Positive Youth Development, or the Center for Wisconsin 4-H. If appropriate and desired, Extension Educators can affiliate with other Cooperative Extension centers in order to best address the programmatic focus of the position. 

This Youth & Family Extension Educator position will primarily serve Shawano County.  Through this position, this individual will carry out programming that directly addresses the local needs of the community and is approved by the Area Extension Director and Center Director(s).  In addition to the focus on Human Development & Relationships, Positive Youth Development or Wisconsin 4-H, the Youth & Family Extension Educator’s programs will respond to local needs, and will provide a connection to the broader University of Wisconsin research, education, and outreach resources.  Specific and identified local needs of Shawano County include: expanding leadership experiences for youth, strengthening community collaborations to increase opportunities for youth to build life skills, and increasing training opportunities for adult volunteers to enhance youth engagement in 4-H experiences. This position also leads and manages the full range of the 4-H Youth Development programs including community clubs, after school programs, educational events and camps for Shawano County. 

Youth and Family Extension Educator-Milwaukee County

Date Posted: 12.05.2017 | Date Expires: 01.05.2018

9501 West Watertown Plank Road, Building A, Wauwatosa, WI 53226

The Youth & Family Extension Educator designs, delivers, and evaluates research-based educational programming and services aligned with the position’s programmatic focus that is culturally relevant and responsive to the needs of those within the range of socio-economic experiences. Youth & Family Extension Educator is an employee of the University of Cooperative Extension within the Youth and Family Institute. The Youth & Family Extension Educator is also a primary member of one of the centers within the Youth & Family Institute, either the Center for Positive Youth Development, the Center for Wisconsin 4-H or the Center for Human Development & Relationships. If appropriate and desired, Extension Educators can affiliate with other Cooperative Extension centers in order to best address the programmatic focus of the position. 

This Youth & Family Extension (“Extension”) Educator position will primarily serve Milwaukee County. Through this position, this individual will carry out programming that directly addresses the local needs of the community, particularly central city and urban neighborhoods, and is approved by the Area Extension Director for their area and Center Director.  In addition to the focus on Human Development & Relationships, Positive Youth Development or Wisconsin 4-H, the Extension Educator’s programs will respond to local needs, engage in partnerships with other organizations, and will provide a connection to the broader University of Wisconsin research, education, and outreach resources.

UW-EXTENSION CONFERENCE CENTERS HOTEL ASSISTANT MANAGER

Date Posted: 12.01.2017 | Date Expires: 12.15.2017

MADISON

THIS POSITION IS ONLY OPEN TO UW-EXTENSION EMPLOYEES ~ INTERNAL POSTING

POSITION SUMMARY:  As a member of the Extension Conference Centers Management team and under general supervision of the Lowell Center General Manager, The Assistant Manager is responsible for the total operation and management of the Lowell Center. This position includes managing a 24/7 hotel operation with 137 guestrooms, a dining facility for 400 people, 7 conference rooms, a fitness center, and a swimming pool.

 

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Youth & Family Extension Educator-Waukesha County

Date Posted: 12.01.2017 | Date Expires: 01.07.2018

Waukesha, WI

The Youth & Family Extension Educator designs, delivers, and evaluates research-based educational programming and services aligned with the position’s programmatic focus that is culturally relevant and responsive to the needs of those within the range of socio-economic experiences. Youth & Family Extension Educator is an employee of the University of Cooperative Extension within the Youth and Family Institute. The Youth & Family Extension Educator is also a primary member of one of the centers within the Youth & Family Institute, either the Center for Positive Youth Development, the Center for Wisconsin 4-H or the Center for Human Development & Relationships. If appropriate and desired, Extension Educators can affiliate with other Cooperative Extension centers in order to best address the programmatic focus of the position.

This Youth & Family Extension (“Extension”) Educator position will primarily serve Waukesha County. Through this position, this individual will carry out programming that directly addresses the local needs of the community, particularly central city and urban neighborhoods, and is approved by the Area Extension Director for their area and Center Director.  In addition to the focus on Human Development & Relationships, Positive Youth Development or Wisconsin 4-H, the Extension Educator’s programs will respond to local needs, engage in partnerships with other organizations, and will provide a connection to the broader University of Wisconsin research, education, and outreach resources.