August 25, 2021 - 4:31pm --

OSU Extension – Brown County is hiring! We are hiring for a Program Assistant (PA) to work as part of the overall Extension team with responsibilities in the areas of 4-H, Agriculture, and Natural Resources, and Community Development. The selected candidate will be responsible for office coverage on Fridays and other days as needed. The standard hours will be 32 hours a week with the potential for additional hours occasionally based on programming needs. Some nights and weekends will be required.

The position will include teaching selected programs in the designated areas, providing support to plan, coordinate, and promote events to meet the needs of county residents. The PA will be responsible for assisting in maintaining files, and data entry. Additionally, they should be familiar with Microsoft Office programs, and able to learn other programs as needed.

The candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills, teaching skills or experience, computer skills, be a team player, and can work with minimal supervision. They should also be willing to work flexible and extended hours on an as-needed basis.

To see the full job description, requirements and other details visit This position will be located in the OSU Extension Office in Brown County located at 325 W. State St., Bldg. B, Georgetown, OH 45121. The position will include some travel throughout the county and to professional development opportunities across the state. The hired individual will be employed by the Ohio State University and eligible for university benefits. The job posting will close for applications on September 5th, 2021.

Final candidates are subject to successful completion of a background check. A drug screen or physical may be required during the post offer process. The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, genetic information, HIV/AIDS status, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy, protected veteran status, or any other bases under the law.

For more information about OSU Extension in Brown County visit Our office is open Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.. You may also call 937-378-6716.