Employment Opportunities

All applications for employment with Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County and other county extension associations must be submitted through the Cornell University Employment System. We do post available job opportunities on this page when they become available with links to the Cornell website, for your convenience.  

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and individuals with Disabilities. Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.

For full position descriptions, please click the position name to open and view the attached full position description.

Program Manager – Agriculture

The Association Agriculture Program Manager for Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County will work under the direction and supervision of the Association GAPs & New Farmer Resource Educator.

This position will provide strategic development, planning, conducting, and evaluating of educational programs in Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) and Food Safety Practices to farm career advancement and farm business ownership for Spanish-speaking farmers throughout the Hudson Valley region. The Educator will also be responsible for triage and outreach to new farmers in the Hudson Valley region. Under the guidance of the Agriculture Issue Leader, Association GAPs & New Farmer Resource Educator and reflecting funder goals, develop program objectives and plans within the assigned areas of responsibilities. Represent the Association to the public, community leaders, government officials, agricultural industry, and Cornell University. Will work as a team member in addressing local, regional, and statewide programming priorities.

Salary $56,000 annually.
This is a Grant-funded, full time, benefits eligible position.

All interested candidates must apply online at https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CCECareerPage/details/Agriculture-Program-Manager---Middletown--NY_WDR-00034809

Closing date is 02/21/2023.
Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.

See full position description HERE

Childcare Providers Needed

CCE Orange County Relatives As Parents Program, better known as RAPP, is currently looking to hire Child Care Providers to assist in planning and carrying out early childhood group settings and activities for a wide range of development from infant to school age. Parents/Guardians will be participating in parenting education workshops while children are cared for in a separate space.

Workshop series meet weekly for six (6) to eight (8) weeks. If more than six (6) children in a group, a second Child Care Provider will be present. Workshops are due to begin shortly. 

Compensation is $17.00 per hour. 

Anyone interested please email Peggy at pk333@cornell.edu
with a cover letter, resume or contact information in order to connect with you.

Please see full position description HERE.


Peggy Kral
Executive Administrator
845-344-1234 Ext.223

Last updated February 1, 2023