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Taste NY Market Clerk

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties has an opening for part-time Taste NY Market Clerk at the Taste NY Market, Capital Region Welcome Center, located on the NYS Thruway (2 miles north of Coxsackie).

Taste NY Market Clerks work under the direction and supervision of the Taste NY Market Manager and Taste NY Assistant Market Manager. Primary responsibilities include assisting with management of inventory, operation of cash register, cash controls, transportation of inventory to the store, customer service, food service and record keeping.

Under the guidance of the supervisor, helps to keep the store visually distinctive and impeccably maintained – cleaning, preparing product demonstrations, restocking, refilling supplies, etc.

Clerks also discuss Columbia & Greene County agriculture and local foods with customers to engage them in these areas and to provide information upon request about the food and farm products sold in the store.

21.5 hours per week.  Sundays 12:00 noon to 7:30 p.m./Mondays 12:00 noon to 7:30 p.m./Fridays 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

$15 per hour, benefits eligible - health insurance and paid leave.

4-H STEM Educator

CCE of Columbia & Greene Counties is seeking a part time (21 hours/week) qualified and experienced incumbent responsible for providing youth-centered Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education utilizing a variety of methods for the 4-H club program and community sites including schools, libraries and after-school programs.

The educator also serves as a team member and assists in evaluating the Association’s 4-H Youth Development Program. Under the guidance of the 4-H Issue Leader, the educator also performs administrative responsibilities, including providing input into the Association’s 4-H program direction and management and also performs program coordination responsibilities.

Bachelor’s degree in Youth Development, Education, STEM, or related field. An Associate’s degree in related field plus 2 years transferrable program/functional experience may substitute for a Bachelor’s degree.


All applications must be received on-line by April 12, 2019. Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.

All applications for employment with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties and other county extension associations must be submitted through the Cornell University Employment system (see information at left). We do post available job and internship opportunities on this page when they become available, with links to the Cornell website, for your convenience.


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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties provides equal program and opportunities. No person shall be denied employment on the basis of any legally prohibited discrimination involving, but not limited to, such factors as race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, or qualified disability.

Last updated March 21, 2019