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.

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Administrative Assistant – Full time

This position will provide secretarial/clerical/administrative support for program area educators and program assistants. Work involves diversified duties requiring extensive knowledge of the job function including word processing, spread sheets, data management and computer presentations. Perform general typing/word processing of correspondence, manuscripts, reports, office forms, etc. Provide typing/word processing of variety of letters, brochures, technical papers, and manuscripts that possibly require familiarity with technical technology; use software functions to edit, format, produce and display. Use worksheets and databases for data entry. This individual will be expected to provide customer service to volunteers, producers, and clerical support to educational programs. May assist the Agriculture Issue Leader with administrative work. High School Diploma or equivalent education along with 2 years’ experience. Strong computer skills, including Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, Outlook. 

The compensation rate is $20.34. Benefits eligible. 

Deadline to apply May 25, 2023. All interested candidates must apply online at: https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CCECareerPage/details/Administrative-Assistant---Middletown--NY_WDR-00037043-1

See full description HERE

SNAP-Ed Nutritionist -Program Manager

Looking for an innovative person to join the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Nutrition Education & Obesity Presentation (SNAP-Ed) Hudson Valley Regional Program.This person will primarily be responsible for direction, organization, coordination, and management of established SNAP-Ed public education programming to improve healthy food and lifestyle choices among families and individuals encompassing all age groups throughout the Hudson Valley. This position will also assist with marketing efforts for SNAP-Ed programming in collaboration with other nutritionists in the SNAP-Ed region.

Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition, Public Health, or Health Education or related field. Minimum one year of relevant work experience. This is a grant-funded full time, exempt, benefits eligible position employed with Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County and will provide SNAP-Ed educational programs in Orange County, and as needed throughout the region. Bi-lingual welcomed. 

Compensation rate $58,532.00

Deadline for applying June 1, 2023. Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.

All candidates must apply on-line at https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CCECareerPage/details/SNAP-Ed-Nutritionist---Middletown--NY_WDR-00037065

See full 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 May 31, 2023