Academic/Faculty, Business/Finance, Other - Academic/Faculty
Chemeketa Community College welcomes applications for a full-time Instructor of Agribusiness Management & Workforce Development.
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The AgriBusiness Management and Workforce Development Instructor at Chemeketa Community College provides guidance and support to agricultural producers throughout the college district. The position is responsible to help farm businesses grow in their understanding of all aspects of successful business practices.
Closing Date: Friday, February 12, 2021
You would be challenged to find a college that matters more to its community than Chemeketa means to the residents of Oregon’s Mid-Willamette Valley. If you can affirm our mission to provide opportunities for students to explore, learn, and succeed through quality educational experiences and workforce training, then Chemeketa will be a rewarding workplace to fulfill your potential and contribute your expertise.
The Community We Serve
Chemeketa Community College is the third largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, with approximately 29,000 students enrolled from a diversity of backgrounds. Chemeketa has seven locations, Salem campus, Yamhill Valley campus, Brooks Regional Training facility, Woodburn center, Polk center, Center for Business & Industry and Viticulture at Eola. Chemeketa's district encompasses nearly 2,700 square miles of the Mid-Willamette Valley and includes all of Marion, Polk, and most of Yamhill counties with a small portion of Linn County. About 465,000 citizens live in the district, with Salem, the capitol city of the state of Oregon, comprising the largest single concentration of citizens.
We are a college community enriched by the diversity of our students, staff, and community members. Each individual and group has the potential to contribute in our learning environment. Each has dignity. To diminish the dignity of one is to diminish the dignity of us all.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in an agriculture related field or in a business with an emphasis in agriculture
Four years successful experience in current farm financial management practices
Experience within the last five years in farm analysis and financial planning software
Experience successfully communicating one to one with farm families
Knowledge of basic economic principles
Knowledge and experience in farm finances, business and enterprise analysis, human resource policy and Oregon agriculture industry trends
Understand the difference between cash versus accrual accounting and records kept on a market basis versus cost
Participate in agriculture organizations
Participate in professional development specific to the needs of the farm community including workshops and seminars related to farm financing and farm accounting procedures
Proficient in Intuit QuickBooks and MS Excel
Ability to maintain confidentiality of student/participant business records
To be considered for this position, a complete online application is required. For complete information on this and other job opportunities, please visit our web site at http://jobs.chemeketa.edu.
Chemeketa Community College is the third largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, with approximately 50,000 students enrolled from a diversity of backgrounds. Chemeketa has seven locations: Salem campus, Yamhill Valley campus, Brooks Regional Training facility, Woodburn center, Dallas center, Center for Business & Industry, and Viticulture at Chemeketa Eola. Chemeketa's district encompasses nearly 2,700 square miles of the beautiful Mid-Willamette Valley and includes all of Marion, Polk, and most of Yamhill counties with a small portion of Linn county. About 465,000 citizens live in the district, with Salem, the capitol city of the state of Oregon, comprising the largest single concentration of the population. For more information visit http://www.chemeketa.edu/aboutchemeketa/