Farm and Home Management Advisors:

Advise, instruct, and assist individuals and families engaged in agriculture, agricultural-related processes, or home economics activities. Demonstrate procedures and apply research findings to solve problems; and instruct and train in product development, sales, and the use of machinery and equipment to promote general welfare. Includes county agricultural agents, feed and farm management advisors, home economists, and extension service advisors.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $43,150.00
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education Bachelor's degree
Typical Experience None
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 392
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 2.21 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Critical Thinking
Information Gathering
Attention to Detail
Written Communication
Intellectual Risk-taking
Conflict Management
Oral Communication

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Provide Consultation and Advice to Others

Provide labor relations advice to management or labor unions
Advise others on farming or forestry operations, regulations, or equipment
Advise educators on curricula, instructional methods, or policies
Advise farmers or growers of development programs or techniques
Provide advice regarding program quality or effectiveness
Advise individuals regarding financial matters

Training and Teaching Others

Prepare audio-visual teaching aids
Prepare agricultural, farming, or forestry reports and presentations
Develop instructional materials
Develop teaching aids
Develop training programs

Equal Opportunity is the Law. (La Igualdad De Oportunidad Es La Ley.)
Equal Opportunity Employer/Program Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.