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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 is currently 1  job opening at CCE Onondaga.

Urban Forestry and Natural Resources Educator - FT

This position provides outreach and education in Urban Forestry and Natural Resources for Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Onondaga County. The Urban Forestry component involves empowering volunteers to steward urban forestry projects to become liaisons between their community, the urban forest, and local municipalities. The Natural Resources component involves tick and tick-borne illness presentations as well as tick population sampling and outdoor safety. This position will utilize existing program resources and materials in program work, assist in the creation of program lesson plans, utilize a variety of delivery methods including webinar presentations, in-class and hands-on stewardship programs, and assist in delivering innovative educational programs as assigned. This position will also include communicating with program partners to arrange program delivery, assistance with recruitment of volunteers for community events including web and social media promotion, delivering training sessions, coordinating projects, collecting and processing registrations, reporting program participation data in a timely manner. Program delivery and coordination will require working directly with municipal, agency and other organization representatives to develop and enhance the volunteer network and extend program impact. This position will work in partnership with the Forestry Resource Educator under the direction of the Environmental Team Leader on program delivery efforts.


All applicants must apply online by close of day on April 29, 2021 to be considered for this position. All applicants must complete an application packet, which includes: cover letter, resume and three (3) references.

All applications must be submitted through the application portal:


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.


Hillary Chartron-Bartholomew
Director of Human Resources, Information Technology, Communications, & Operations
315-424-9485 x234

Last updated March 22, 2021