The JCDA is seeking applicants for a Program Coordinator for Agriculture Economic Development Initiatives.
July 12, 2021
Request for Applicants
For additional information please refer to the PDF (attached) or email Dennis Jarvis, II Executive Director at: email@example.com
Overview: To perform planning, project coordination, and resource development services to grow and support economic growth in Jefferson County’s agriculture sector. The position will enhance JCDA’s ability to assess agricultural needs and assets; secure and promote economic development resources—such as technical assistance, grants, tax incentives, and loans; and coordinate community-building for food, farm, and agritourism entrepreneurs and businesses. The position is a part-time contracted position and is a 10-month grant funded program (funds are not secured to fund the position beyond the 10-month pilot grant period at this time). Selected coordinator will be released from his/her contract at the end of the 10-month period regardless of future funding. If funded beyond the 10-month period, selected candidates will be able to apply for either full-time, part-time, fully employed or contracted positions if applicable. The selected coordinator will begin by working under supervision to create a plan for developing and funding JCDA’s Agriculture Development Initiative.
Please see the attached Request for Applicants