Learn about job opportunities with Cornell Cooperative Extension.

Learn about job opportunities with Cornell Cooperative Extension.


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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Current Openings with CCE Columbia & Greene Counties

Environment & Natural Resources Program Assistant

CCE of Columbia & Greene Counties is seeking a full time (35 hours per week) qualified and experienced Program Assistant to support the Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) Program. Primary responsibilities include assisting staff with contract deliverables at the Agroforestry Resource Center and the Siuslaw Model Forest in Acra, NY.

Applications are accepted online only and the deadline is September 17, 2018. Please use the link below to view qualifications and access the application system.



Taste NY Assistant Market Manager

The Assistant Market Manager assists with all aspects of the New Baltimore Taste NY Market, including day-to-day planning, coordination, routine management, opening and closing duties. The Assistant Market Manager is responsible for customer support guidance to Market clerks, inventory management, purchasing, operation of cash register, basic cash controls, operation and maintenance of inventory and Point of Sale software, regular staff scheduling, transportation of inventory from warehouse to store, customer service, and general record keeping.

The Assistant Market Manger will also help represent Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties to the public, NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets and Cornell University; and demonstrate familiarity with local agriculture products and retail food sales.

The Assistant Market Manager assists in ensuring the store is visually distinctive and impeccably maintained.

The Assistant Market Manager highlights and educates on local NY farm products, and assists in the research, evaluation and documentation of agricultural marketing and agri-tourism strategies. Responsible for assisting with financial management and record keeping. This position provides oversight to temporary program staff and program volunteers as needed.

This is a grant-funded position.

Application deadline is September 28, 2018. Applications will be accepted online only https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/Taste-NY-Assistant-Market-Manager-New-Baltimore-Travel-Plaza---Hannacroix--NY_WDR-00016465


Environment & Natural Resources Team Leader – Acra, NY

CCE of Columbia & Greene Counties is seeking a full time qualified and experienced Team Leader responsible for overall leadership and management in the Association’s Environmental and Natural Resources regional program areas including forestry, agroforestry, watershed, invasive species management, biodiversity preservation, and energy conservation. The Team Leader supervises a team of program staff with additional oversight to a large team of volunteers. Key responsibilities include program assessment, development, delivery, evaluation, and research with particular emphasis on administrative responsibilities including program direction, management and funding.

The Team Leader oversees the Association’s relationships and collaboration with key partners including Watershed Agriculture Forestry Program, New York State Departments of Environmental Conservation and Environmental Protection, and other partners.

All applications must be received on-line by October 13, 2018.Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.

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Taste NY Store Clerks

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties has multiple openings for full-time and part-time Taste NY Store Clerks at the Taste NY Store located at the New Baltimore Travel Plaza in Hannacroix, NY. Taste NY Market Store Clerks work under the direction and supervision of the Market Manager and Assistant Market Manager. Primary responsibilities include assisting with management of inventory, operation of cash register, cash controls, transportation of inventory, customer service, food service and record keeping. Must meet background check requirements, ability to work flexible hours including weekends and holidays. Valid NYS driver’s license. Ability to lift. For additional details go to https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CCECareerPage. Applications accepted online only. CCE provides equal program and employment opportunities.

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 September 19, 2018