Learn about job opportunities with Cornell Cooperative Extension.

Learn about job opportunities with Cornell Cooperative Extension.


All applications for employment with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Onondaga 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.

Current Openings

There are currently 1 job opening at CCE Onondaga.

Water and Ecology Specialist

This position will serve as the Water Quality specialist for Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Onondaga County and will implement Water Quality programming for a menu of existing Water Quality educational programs and activities. This position will be responsible for the delivery of established Water Quality programming and activities, both on-site and off-site to residents, visitors, municipal leaders and community organizations in the Skaneateles Lake Watershed in accordance with the Program Area’s Plan of Work. This position is responsible for carrying out the delivery of established Skaneateles Lake Watershed resident and municipal education and outreach program for the City of Syracuse, and providing general water quality education and outreach throughout Onondaga County with an emphasis on invasive species, land use and water pollution source and control. 

This position will also coordinate all administrative aspects of the Water Quality Program and will assist the Team Leader with marketing and fundraising efforts as needed. Additionally, this position will also be responsible for facilitating and leading community deer management groups by remaining substantively neutral in assisting these groups to improve the process it identifies to solve deer management problems. This position will work to provide leadership for community deer management groups by effectively fostering partnerships and information networks, creating a decision-making process that is regarded as fair and credible among stakeholders, and to facilitate discussion that leads to a common community purpose.

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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.

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Onondaga 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.


Tracy Sanford
SBN Human Resources Lead
(315) 788-8450 ext. 275

Last updated October 11, 2017