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Learn about career opportunities with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Lewis County.

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Lewis County is Hiring !

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Do you want to work with youth? Want to work with adults who work with youth? Want to make a difference in the community? Like to coordinate?

Title of Position: 4-H Program Manager

Position Details: F/T; 37.5 hrs/wk; $48,750.00/ Salary

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide program and administrative direction, management, and coordination for all aspects of 4-H programming efforts, including traditional 4-H programming
  • Provide management and coordination of 4-H program marketing initiatives coordinate, and assist other 4-H staff, with all aspects of the 4-H enrollment and reporting process.
  • Will act as a liaison with schools, community agencies, organizations, and businesses to work to expand and provide 4-H Youth Development programming and program activities assist in the coordination of 4-H fundraisers and trips.
  • Plan the delivery and structure of delivery for 4-H educational program goals, assist in providing volunteer orientation.
  • Plan fund development goals and objectives and be an active participant on the grant writing team
  • Plan effective strategic marketing and mass media efforts in the promotion of all 4-H programs, public affairs, events, and functions
  • Provide management of marketing initiatives for 4-H programs

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Valid New York State Driver’s License and the ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
  • 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 October 7, 2021.

Review the 4-H Program Manager Job Description

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Do you want to work with youth? Are you good at computers and databases? Do you like to coordinate events and programs?

Title of Position: 4-H Support Specialist

Position Details: P/T; 20 hrs/wk; $17.00/Hour

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain 4-H enrollment database
  • Assist with recruitment activities of new 4-H Clubs, 4-H Club Leaders, and other volunteers in Lewis County.
  • Serve as an accessible resource to volunteers by assisting with providing follow-up support to ensure initial and continued 4-H Club success.
  • Coordinate, and assist other 4-H staff, with all aspects of the 4-H enrollment and reporting process.
  • Maintain regular communication with volunteer leaders to ensure clubs are active and leader needs are met.
  • Assist in the coordination of 4-H fundraisers and trips.
  • Assist with program evaluation to include: collecting evaluation and needs assessment data from program participants.
  • Assist in providing volunteer orientation.
  • Organize and coordinate activities and exhibits relating to county and state fair.

Required Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent education (High School Diploma/GED and 1 year of transferrable program/functional experience).
  • Experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Valid New York State Driver’s license and the ability to meet travel requirements of the position.
  • 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 October 7, 2021.

Review the 4-H Support Specialist Job Description

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Contact

Michele Ledoux
Executive Director
mel14@cornell.edu
(315) 376-5270

Last updated September 17, 2021