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Program Coordinator, 4-H Youth Development - STEAM in the Classroom

This program coordinator assists the 4-H Educator to facilitate the planning of educational activities for Science Technology, Engineering, Art/Agriculture and Technology (STEAM) programming. Additionally, this team member is responsible for overseeing and maintaining the STEAM kit checkout system for the three-county unit. Information about how to apply will be posted as soon as it is available. Please check here for updates.
LOCATION: McLean County Extension Office, Bloomington, IL.


Food Service Sanitation Laborer

This part-time Civil Service position is primarily responsible for community food pantry distribution, preparing meals for after school program, cleaning dishes, and maintaining/organizing supplies at Unity Community Center. Applicant must obtain and maintain a food service handler’s certification with McLean County Health Department.
Apply: Submit application and required documentation at by January 27, 2023.
Location: Unity Community Center, Normal, IL