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Jobs

Opportunities Available on Fort Drum

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County cares about our Fort Drum community! As a result of a unique partnership between the United States Army, Fort Drum and Cornell Cooperative Extension, we provide a variety of programs that focus on strengthening our Military families and connecting them to our community both on and off Post. The goals of these programs include: fostering resiliency, encouraging financial independence, promoting positive relationships and healthy family functioning, preparing Soldiers and their families for the transitions that happen regularly within the Army Community, creating volunteer opportunities that really make a difference, and assisting Military family members and Veterans to obtain employment. Come join our team and work with us to strengthen and support our Military families.

Title of Position: Relocation Readiness Program Educator (2 positions)

Details of Position: F/T, 40 hrs/wk, $15.50/hr

Location of PositionFort Drum, NY

About the Position

Would you enjoy assisting Military families who are relocating to the Fort Drum area? Can you provide information and resources to help families find housing, transportation and financial resources? Would you enjoy giving tours of Fort Drum and the surrounding community? Are you a person who embraces diversity and would like to offer unique opportunities for people to meet and interact with each other? Are you organized? Can you coordinate and oversee activities? Does having a full state benefit package matter to you? This position may be for you!

Required Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent education (GED/High School Diploma and 1 year transferrable program/functional experience).
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Valid NYS Driver’s License and the ability to meet travel requirements
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards (DMV and criminal background checks).
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.

All applications must apply online to be considered for this position by July 15, 2019.

Review the Relocation Readiness Program Educator job description

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Join our Team!

Title of Position: Community Energy Educator

Details of Position: P/T, 20 hrs/wk, $16.31 per hour

Location of PositionCCE Jefferson County, 203 N. Hamilton St., Watertown

About the Position: 

Are you passionate about the environment? This may be the job for you!

The Community Energy Educator assist with the teaching of clean energy education programs in Northern New York, specifically in Jefferson and Lewis Counties. The Community Energy Educator will work to inform residents, multifamily building owners, and small businesses of the options for adopting clean energy strategies in their homes and businesses. Work includes assisting in establishing and maintaining relationships with community partners, especially Poverty Initiatives, to leverage their networks and resources to reach large numbers of interested parties. 

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education (Associate’s Degree and 2 years of transferrable program/functional experience).
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position, including teaching non-formal educational programs in energy efficiency and/or renewable energy.
  • Valid NYS Driver’s License and the ability to meet travel requirements
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards (DMV and criminal background checks).
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.

All Applicants must apply online to be considered for this position by July 8, 2019.

Review the Community Energy Educator job description

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Work for 4-H!

Title of PositionAfterschool Program Coordinator @ WCSD/IHC

Details of Position: F/T, 40 hrs/wk, $16.31 per hour

Location of PositionCCE Jefferson County, 203 N. Hamilton St., Watertown

About the Position:

Do you enjoy working with youth? Are you interested in providing opportunities for them? This may be the job for you!

The Watertown City School District and Immaculate Heart Central School Afterschool Program Coordinator will provide comprehensive youth development opportunities for youth in grades 5-8. Specific schools in the district include Wiley Intermediate School and Immaculate Heart Central School. The Program Coordinator will provide coordination and supervision to assist the After School Director in ensuring the program meets health, safety and licensing standards and offers a quality youth development educational experience.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education (Associate’s Degree and 2 years of transferrable program/functional experience).
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Valid NYS Driver’s License and the ability to meet travel requirements
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards (DMV and criminal background checks).
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards (After-School Checks –Grant Based).
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.

All Applicants must apply online to be considered for this position by June 27, 2019.

Review the Afterschool Program Coordinator job description

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Work at 4-H Camp Wabasso this Summer!

Are you energetic and enthusiastic? Do you have a sense of humor? Do you enjoy working with youth? Join the 4-H Camp Wabasso staff for the summer! 4-H Camp Wabasso, a summer residential camp located in Redwood, New York, is now accepting applications for the 2019 summer camping season!

Open Positions:

Senior Camp Counselor

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Kitchen Assistant

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Kitchen Manager – Cook

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Ropes Coordinator

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To apply for a position at 4-H Camp Wabasso, you must complete the application and submit your completed application directly to: 

4-H Camp Wabasso
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County
203 N. Hamilton St.
Watertown, NY 13601
Phone: 315-788-8450
Fax: 315-788-8461
Email: sag58@cornell.edu

Contact

Jane Pearson
Human Resources Systems & Support Specialist
jep347@cornell.edu
315-788-8450

Last updated June 25, 2019