Learn about job opportunities with Cornell Cooperative Extension.

Learn about job opportunities with Cornell Cooperative Extension.


Current Openings

4-H Educator

The CCE Dutchess County 4-H Educator serves as a member of the 4-H Youth Development team and works under the general supervision of the Association 4-H Youth Development Issue Leader, to carry out implementation of the 4-H Youth Development programs for 4-H Club and After school programming and for animal/vet science programs. The 4-H Educator is responsible for planning, management and operations of 4-H programming and for several animal and vet science programs. This person will manage and coordinate collaborations with schools and after school program staff as well as provide guidance and oversight to 4-H Volunteers. Responsible for management of short and long-term programs for 4-H Cloverbuds and Members and in conjunction with the 4-H Issue Leader will oversee objectives and plans for business management and marketing. Represents the Association to the public, community leaders, government officials, and Cornell University

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with course work in Education, Science, Animal Science and/or Youth Development related field.
  • One year volunteer or related work experience.
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards.
  • Ability to meet motor vehicle/driving record standards.
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.
  • Ability to analyze issues and to initiate, plan, organize, implement & evaluate informal educational programs addressing diverse audiences in assigned areas
  • Ability to utilize computer technology to author reports and proposals, communicate internally and externally, prepare visuals, access information and learn and teach.
  • Ability to relate effectively to co-workers, advisors, community and professional leaders, and clientele groups.
  • Ability to utilize resources effectively.
  • Ability to identify and utilize program resources within the community.
  • Ability to effectively use a variety of program delivery methods to reach individuals and groups.
  • Ability to communicate effectively through oral, written, and visual channels using traditional educational tools as well as electronic technology (e.g., video, audio, computers, etc.).
  • Ability to transport visual aids, tables, meeting materials, etc.
  • This is a full time, benefits eligible, exempt position. Compensation paid at the rate of $43,500.00 per year.

For more information about the position, please click here.  

All applicants are requested to submit a cover letter, resume and indicate three individuals who may be contacted as a reference.

To apply https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/XMLNAME-4-H-Educator---Millbrook--NY_WDR-00015546

The Taste NY Market at Todd Hill is Hiring!

Todd Hill Market is looking for part-time, temporary clerks.  This position is based at the market and pays $10.40/hour and is up to 20 hours per week.  For a full position description, check here TH_Clerk_Position_Description.docx

To apply, please fill out the attached application and send to Maureen Roche at mtr72@cornell.edu




If you have any questions or need more information, please contact HR at 845-677-8223 x100.


Cornell Cooperative Extension of Dutchess 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.


Maureen Roche
Senior Administrator and Grants Administrator
(845) 677-8223 x 100

Last updated July 9, 2018