15 days old

Program Coordinator

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Program Coordinator
Requisition Number RE33883
Working Title Research Project Coordinator
Department Name 7P150:DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH BEHAVIORS
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 42
Salary Range $17.07-27.31/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

BA

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification
None
Physical Requirements
Lifting, pushing, pulling of objects up to 50lbs., sitting for long periods of time. Participate in, host, assist and/or lead sustainable fruit and vegetable gardening classes and demonstrations.
Shift
Primarily days Monday – Friday Between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Additional hours as needed.
Job Summary
The College of Public Health is currently seeking a Research Project Coordinator to provide programmatic support to the USDA Laurel Harvest grant. This position will implement the collaborative agreement with the USDA to support building vibrant food environments in Lexington, KY.

This position is one of a team that supports the UK-USDA project, as well as Family and Consumer Sciences Extension programming working to improve the quality of individual, family and community life through education, research, and outreach. This position is contingent upon continued funding.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Knowledge of and experience with process of developing health related or extension related programming.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Bachelor’s degree plus three or more years of related experience preferred.
Deadline to Apply 05/29/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. 

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Posted: 2022-05-09 Expires: 2022-06-08

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