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

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Warren County 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.

Executive Director – Warrensburg, NY

Since 1916, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Warren County has responded to the needs of local residents with unbiased, research-based information, tools and education that people have come to depend on and trust. Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) puts knowledge to work in pursuit of economic vitality, ecological sustainability and social well-being. Rooted in every county of the state, CCE Associations bring local experience and research-based solutions together, helping New York state families and communities thrive in our rapidly changing world.


CCE of Warren County is a NYS subordinate governmental agency, under the oversight of Cornell University, with an annual operation budget of $1.2 million dollars, with approximately 11 staff and 81 volunteers. The Executive Director provides overall leadership for the Association - setting local program priorities in collaboration with the Board of Directors. This position also ensures equitable, diverse, and inclusive programs and practices, operational compliance and risk management, fiscal oversight, and effective people management. The Executive Director successfully navigates competing priorities while also building and maintaining tactful, collaborative relationships with multiple audiences. This position can sometimes be “hands-on” with no task too big or too small to tackle, helping to ensure constituents value the expertise and vital work of CCE of Warren County. This position also provides some high-level program development and delivery within an identified program area based on the incumbent’s subject matter expertise.


The Executive Director position is compensated in the range of $80,000 annually, commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits package includes paid time off, health insurance, free dental Insurance, NYS Retirement (NYSLRS), and much more.


Qualifications include a Master’s Degree plus a minimum of six (6) years of related experience, including four (4) years in a leadership capacity. A PhD may substitute for 1 year of experience.
All applications must be received on-line by March 22, 2023. Position closing dates may change based on Association needs. To apply and for further details:
https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CCECareerPag...

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CCE of Warren County Finance Coordinator – Warrensburg, NY

The Finance Coordinator performs finance and accounting functions for a small, non-profit, subordinate governmental agency, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Warren County.Key functions include maintaining general ledgers, reviewing financial statements, preparing reports, and working with management to make decisions about budgets. This position provides support to staff for our financial system, Acumatica.

Required Qualifications

  • Associate’s degree in finance, accounting or related field.A high school diploma/GED plus one-year transferrable experience may substitute for an Associate’s degree.
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Ability to meet occasional travel requirements associated with this position. A valid NYS driver's license and ability to drive and driving record acceptable for agency insurance coverage are required.
  • Ability to help ensure a diverse, equitable, and inclusive environment.
  • Ability to work occasional evenings and/or weekends.
  • Finance and Accounting Skills: Strong accounting/financial skills required. Ability to prepare and maintain accurate financial and budget files and other records, including those needed for audits.
  • Technology Skills: Microsoft Office Suite, especially MS Excel.Commitment to learn Cornell-specific accounting software (currently Acumatica).
  • Ability to communicate effectively, prioritize workload, meet deadlines, and manage responsibilities.
  • Work Environment: In addition to the Working Conditions; the work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions. This position works in a typical office environment.

Position Details

This is a part-time (.70 FTE, or approximately 26.25 hours/week), nonexempt position. Compensation starting at $22.50 per hour, commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits, based on eligibility, including:

  • Paid Vacation, Sick, and Personal leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • NYS Health Insurance Program (including free Dental Insurance)
  • NYS Retirement (NYSERS)
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Total Care Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Tax Deferred Annuity Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Group Universal Life Insurance
  • Personal Accidental Insurance
  • Legal Plan Insurance
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Auto and Homeowner’s Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • New York’s College Savings Program
  • ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions

All applications must be received on-line by March 30, 2023.Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.

To Apply & For Further Details: https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/CCE-of-Warren-County-Finance-Coordinator---Warrensburg--NY_WDR-00035849

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Nutrition and Food Systems Educator - Warrensburg, NY

The Nutrition and Food Systems Educator is responsible for delivering nutrition and food system related programs. Programs are targeted to both youth and adults and includes but is not limited to topics like nutrition, food preservation, healthy living, garden-based nutrition, wild edibles, wild game, food systems, farm-to-school, and other programs. The Educator serves as a subject matter resource and often partners with community organizations and others to reach the diverse audiences of Warren County.

The Educator frequently collaborates in delivery of programs with other members of the CCE Warren team and colleagues in regional and statewide programs.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree. Associate’s degree plus 2 years transferrable program/functional experience may substitute for a Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Ability to help ensure diverse, equitable, and inclusive programs.
  • Travel Requirements - Ability to meet the regular travel requirements associated with this position. A valid NYS driver's license with the ability to drive and driving record acceptable for Association insurance coverage are required.
  • Ability to work flexible hours, which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.
  • Program Skills – Ability to effectively deliver related programs and trainings. Serve as an effective subject matter resource. Maintain program data confidentiality.
  • Communication & Marketing Skills - Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing with presenters, program participants, employees and others.
  • Coordination Skills – Ability to effectively coordinate program efforts including data management and reporting, scheduling and coordinating programs and events, compiling and maintaining materials and resources, following financial reporting requirements.
  • Technology Skills - Proficiency with or ability to learn Microsoft Office suite, database, internet and virtual presentation software.
  • Work Environment – In addition to the Working Conditions; the work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions. This position works in a typical office environment. In addition, the position regularly lifts, moves, or transports program-related materials and equipment. This position occasionally works in outdoor weather conditions, especially during spring, summer, and fall growing seasons.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in nutrition, health education, public health, or related field.
  • Strong working knowledge of nutrition science, food systems, youth development, and education.
  • Previous experience in marketing and communication.
  • Familiarity with programs like Women, Infants, and Children, Food Stamps, and Farm-to-School.
  • Familiarity with food systems, including wild edible and game.
  • Working knowledge of food preservation techniques.

Position Details

This is a full-time nonexempt (37.5 hours/week) position. Compensation paid at the rate of $22 per hour. Excellent benefits, based on eligibility, including:

  • Paid Vacation, Sick, and Personal leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • NYS Health Insurance Program (including free Dental Insurance)
  • NYS Retirement (NYSERS)
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Total Care Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Tax Deferred Annuity Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Group Universal Life Insurance
  • Personal Accidental Insurance
  • Legal Plan Insurance
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Auto and Homeowner’s Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • New York’s College Savings Program
  • ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions

All applications must be received on-line by April 4, 2023. Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.

To Apply & For Further Details: https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/CCE-of-Warren-County-Nutrition-and-Food-Systems-Educator---Warrensburg--NY_WDR-00034148

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CCE of Warren County Community Horticulture Coordinator – Warrensburg, NY

The Community Horticulture Coordinator is responsible for the Master Gardener (MG) Volunteer and related programs for Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of Warren County. The Coordinator works with volunteers and the supervisor to coordinate and deliver educational programs on topics like gardening and horticulture, plant sales, soils, invasive species, ticks and tick-borne diseases, small-scale farming, youth gardening, and more.The Coordinator also collaborates with other teams and experts to deliver educational programs and training.

This position helps build and maintain positive relationships with MG volunteers, remaining current on emerging horticulture issues serving as a subject matter resource for constituent audiences. This is a “hands on” position with no task too big or too small to handle, helping to ensure constituents value the support and resources as part of the vital work of CCE.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree. Associates degree plus 2 yrs. transferrable program/functional experience may substitute for a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Commitment to helping ensure diverse, equitable, and inclusive programs.
  • Ability to meet the frequent travel requirements associated with this position. A valid NYS driver's license with the ability to drive and driving record acceptable for Association insurance coverage are required.
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate
  • Program Skills: Ability to effectively manage, coordinate, and deliver assigned programs. Ability to serve as an effective subject matter resource, assist with budgets, grants, and fundraising. Ability to recruit, engage, and motivate volunteers and program participants. Maintain confidentiality. Effectively participate in professional team efforts.
  • Communication & Marketing Skills: Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.Ability to effectively market programs through social, print and other media, resulting in robust program participation.
  • Technology Skills: Ability to learn and effectively use software including use of the internet, program related software, and Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Publisher, and Excel.Ability to adapt quickly to new technologies, including for virtual programming.
  • Work Environment: In addition to the Working Conditions; the work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions. This position works in a typical office environment. In addition, the position frequently lifts, moves, or transports program related materials and equipment.The position regularly works in garden and outdoor weather conditions including extreme heat, precipitation and cold – especially during the gardening seasons. This position regularly performs or demonstrates gardening and horticulture techniques during the gardening season.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree, coursework, or experience in horticulture, annuals, perennials, and woody ornamentals, gardening, growing vegetables, plant pathology, entomology, landscaping, gardening, invasive species, Integrated Pest Management, small or beginning farms, ticks and tick borne diseases.

Position Details

This is a part-time (30 hours/week), nonexempt position. Compensation paid at the rate of $22 per hour. Excellent benefits, based on eligibility, including:

  • Paid Vacation, Sick, and Personal leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • NYS Health Insurance Program (including free Dental Insurance)
  • NYS Retirement (NYSERS)
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Total Care Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Tax Deferred Annuity Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Group Universal Life Insurance
  • Personal Accidental Insurance
  • Legal Plan Insurance
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Auto and Homeowner’s Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • New York’s College Savings Program
  • ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions

All applications must be received on-line by 11:59 pm on April 13, 2023. Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.

To Apply & For Further Details: https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/CCE-of-Warren-County-Community-Horticulture-Coordinator---Warrensburg--NY_WDR-00036148

Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and the residents of New York State. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate governmental agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University. 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.



Last updated March 23, 2023