Under the leadership and oversight of the supervisor, the Educator will be the lead team member in developing, planning, implementing, managing, and evaluating Agriculture education, outreach, and extension activities for programs including, but not limited to: agricultural production, agriculture management, agriculture marketing and business development, agroforestry, and agriculture education. Develop curriculum and teach adults in both group and individual settings utilizing a variety of delivery methods, to include, but not limited to: workshops, seminars, demonstrations, interest groups, newsletters, farm visits, in-school and after-school youth programs, publications and social media. Master’s Degree in Agriculture, Biology, Ecology or related field plus 2-5 years related experience. Exp relevant to the role including agriculture outreach and education in Cooperative Extension or other non-profit organizations; and experience in grant writing and program implementation. Ability to work evenings or weekends as necessary. Valid NYS drivers’ license and acceptable driving record. Excellent benefits including NYS retirement, health insurance, dental, and paid leave time. EOE. Application deadline is December 12, 2022.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties has several openings, part-time and temporary, for the Taste NY Market located at the Capital Region Welcome Center in New Baltimore on the NYS Thruway (2 miles north of Coxsackie).
$17.00 an hour with a generous benefit package for full and part-time staff including health insurance, New York State retirement, free dental, paid leave and much more.
Primary responsibilities include assisting with management of inventory, operation of cash register, cash controls, inventory, customer service, food service and record keeping. Under the guidance of the supervisor, helps to keep the store visually distinctive and impeccably maintained – preparing product demonstrations, restocking, refilling supplies, etc.
Associates also discuss Columbia County & 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.
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Last updated November 22, 2022