Master Gardener Coordinator CES 2 - Santa Barbara, CA, Job ID 39709

County Location: Santa Barbara County

Date Posted: July 21, 2022
Closing Date: Until Filled

The Master Gardener Program Coordinator (MGPC) works with and supports trained Master Gardener volunteers to address this clientele. The MGPC will work with the Cooperative Extension Advisor and the Master Gardener Advisory Board to decide upon meeting/workshop locations, times and sequences; oversee and coordinate the recruiting and training of a new class of MG volunteers annually. Advanced training for veteran MG's is provided on a monthly basis.

The MGPC will maintain and be liaison with the community and horticultural groups to determine clientele needs and effectiveness of MG classes and programs; serve as the first source/directive of horticultural technical assistance to the volunteer staff; effectively lead and coordinate the different project teams and their MG leads; actively participate in the MGP Advisory Board, Program Team, and Workgroup meetings and be the main liaison between them and the Cooperative Extension Advisor.

This position is a career appointment that is 50% variable.

Hourly Salary:

Min $ 19.73/hr. to Mid $ 27.25/hr.

This position will promote, in all ways consistent with the other responsibilities of the position, accomplishment of the Affirmative Action goals established by the Division.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy.  All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. Please refer to Appendix F, Section II.C. of the policy for the deadlines applicable to new University of California employees.  (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.)  Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

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