Extension Opportunities

North Carolina Cooperative Extension has a central web site where positions are posted. You can access this site by going to http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/jobs/

The state is divided into extension districts and each district has a director. If you are serious about working for extension you might want to meet the director of the district in which you are interested in working so that he/she will know of your interest. 

Job opportunities for Extension Education majors include: 

County Extension Director
Extension Agent, Livestock
Extension Agent, Row Crops,
Extension Agent, Commercial Horticulture
Extension Agent, Consumer Horticulture
Extension Agent, 4-H and Youth Development
High School Agriculture Teacher
Resource Conservation Specialist, Soil and Water Conservation District
Technician of Programs, County Parks & Recreation Department
Agronomy Technician, NC Department of Agriculture
Meat and Poultry Inspector, NC Department of Agriculture
Outreach Coordinator, NC Department of Agriculture
Sales Representative, Animal Health Company
Loan Officer, Agricultural Lender
Hatchery Manager, Commercial Poultry Industry
Production Manager, Commercial Poultry Industry
Management Trainee, Commercial Swine Industry
Inventory Manager, Commercial Wholesale Nursery
Landscape Maintenance Supervisor, Commercial Landscape Industry
Food Blogger 
Livestock producer
Public Relations Specialists, Wholesale Food Company
Public Relations Representative, Got to Be NC 
Corporate Communications Specialist, Home Improvement Company
Communications Specialist, Software Company
Volunteer Coordinator for Camping Programs