The New Farmer Network Coordinator will be a full time staffed position for 2.5 years at the Extension office in Aztec.  The Coordinator will work with land owners across San Juan County to create list of available farm land for lease, and pair that land with new farmers and farmers that wish to expand their operation.  Successful applicants will have a bachelor’s degree in agriculture or a related field, and have experience in  program planning, development, implementation, and have leadership skills. The applicant should be skilled in examining and evaluating operations and developing and operating strategies, systems, and procedures. and have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate with a wide range of individuals and constituencies in a diverse community. This position comes with full NMSU staff benefits including insurance and NMERB retirement and up to 6 credits per semester at NMSU. The application window closes on May 1, 2020.

The full application can be found here: https://jobs.nmsu.edu/postings/38601?fbclid=IwAR0NjnB1lPz_h_SojZdx3o-p1-cbrsAzovTHH24HLcrNgz502NH0EhAFS5M