The Center for Environmental Farming Systems is recruiting a Program Assistant.

Position Description​: Major job responsibilities include:

Work Schedule: 40 hours a week. This position will be an exclusively remote position until further notice due to COVID-19, but will become an in-person position once CEFS staff return to the office on the NC State University campus.

Some nights, early mornings and weekend work will be required during events or busy seasons (1-3 per month). Some overnight travel will be required for events, once the university approves event travel again.

Minimum Experience/Education: BS in Communication, Business Administration, Accounting, Marketing, Sustainability, Environmental Science, Agroecology, Agriculture or related field preferred.

Departmental Required Skills: The position requires excellent communication, follow-up skills, time management and computer and database management skills. Candidates must have an interest in sustainable agriculture.  Driver’s license is required as event related deliveries, pick-ups and travel is required in a state vehicle.

An excellent work ethic and genuine interest in the work of CEFS is required.  Candidates must be able to lift 25 pounds and stand or sit for extended periods of time.

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.







Matthew J. Grieshop PhD 
Associate Professor | MSU Entomology  

Director | MSU SAFS/EFFS program  
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MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer

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