Careers

University of Illinois Extension is a statewide network of professionals dedicated to creating local community impact and statewide transformation. We do this by translating research and knowledge into practical programs for Illinois residents. Our programs target youth and adults, individuals and families, as well as business owners and community leaders.

Our staffing needs are diverse, but we often have openings for those with an interest in education, agriculture, environmental stewardship, foods and nutrition, and community development. And we are always on the lookout for those individuals gifted in office administration, program planning, IT, and communications! 

Master Gardener, Program Coordinator

The Master Gardener Program Coordinator provides support to the Macon County Master Gardener Program by working under general supervision of the Horticulture Educator. The program coordinator facilitates the planning of educational activities for the Master Gardener program with collaboration of the Unit’s Horticulture Educator, assists with implementation to ensure the safety and welfare of participants, communicates effectively with Master Gardener volunteers and interns to conduct Extension horticulture programs, and more. 

Apply here!  Application deadline is July 6, 2022.