University of Maine Cooperative Extension in York County gives local residents access to the resources and expertise of the University of Maine. Through educational programs, publications, and events, UMaine Extension delivers unbiased, research-based information to York County citizens. We can answer your questions on a wide array of topics. To find out how we can help you, browse our site or contact us by e-mail at or by phone at 207.324.2814 or 1.800.287.1535 (in Maine).

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We're Hiring! 4-H Community Education Assistant

The University of Maine Cooperative Extension Community Education Assistant CL2 in York County is responsible for engaging youth, volunteers, and community partners in educational programming around STEM, climate, and data literacy, in support of the Learning Ecosystems Northeast (LENE) grant project.

This position will be located at the Cooperative Extension Office in Springvale, Maine. Part-time, 16 hours per week, 2 year fixed- length, contingent upon funding. This position pays $18.22/hour.

Impactful work, generous benefits and great colleagues!

For full job description and to apply follow this link:

Please call or email the University of Maine Cooperative Extension York County to make sure someone is available, our office is very short staffed and we may need to close unexpectedly.

To contact the University of Maine Cooperative Extension York County Office:

Phone: 207.324.2814 (voicemails are forwarded to staff) and email:

Office Hours:

Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 

Friday by appointment only