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Careers in the Nutrition Department:

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County is seeking an EWPHCCS Advisor. Eat Well Play Hard in Child Care Settings (EWPHCCS) is a multi-faceted obesity prevention strategy that educates parents, their preschool children and child care program staff on the importance of good nutrition and physical activity. The EWPHCCS Advisor will use existing evidence based curriculum to provide nutrition education in child day care programs in an effort to support families in making the healthier choice to eat better and play more. Programming will take place throughout the New York Central Region and may include sites in Oneida, Herkimer, Madison, Oswego, Onondaga, Cayuga, Cortland, St. Lawrence, Jefferson, Lewis, Chenango, Broome and Tompkins Counties. The individual will assist the supervisor with administrative direction and management.  Must be a Registered Dietitian. 

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County is seeking a SNAP Ed. Nutrition Assistant - The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is a USDA funded Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Program. The SNAP-Ed. program is designed to assist and encourage the SNAP recipients and persons eligible for SNAP to choose healthy diets and active lifestyles through the provision of behaviorally-focused nutrition education and obesity prevention activities. Nutrition education is provided in group settings in eligible areas and sites throughout our coverage area known as the Central Region. In addition to direct education the program also provides Policy, Systems, and Environmental (PSE) initiatives. PSE initiatives are a set of comprehensive activities that address barriers that make healthy food and physical activity choices harder for the SNAP population to put into action. The SNAP Nutrition Assistant provides support services such as, assisting nutrition educators during classes and activities and assisting nutrition educators with preparing class materials.  

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County is seeking a Senior Nutritionist Program Manager - Oriskany, NY This position will serve as the Sr. Nutritionist Program Manager for Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-ED) and Eat Well Play Hard (EWPH) in Child Care Settings programs. The individual will provide direction, organization, coordination, and management of both programs. The Sr. Nutritionist Program Manager will coordinate all administrative aspects of the SNAP-ED and EWPH Program and will assist with marketing efforts for SNAP-ED programming, to include the environmental change initiative in collaboration with other SNAP-ED Central Region Program and EWPH Nutritionists. On occasion, the individual will teach SNAP-ED and EWPH from a menu of existing SNAP-ED educational programs and program activities. This position will implement already-existing educational programming, including occasional creation of lesson plans based on established program knowledge, to the public to improve healthy food and lifestyle choices among low-income families and individuals encompassing all age groups. This position will be responsible for the delivery of established SNAP-ED programming to community groups and will deliver other established SNAP-ED programming and activities, both on-site and off-site, in the community, in accordance with the Nutrition Program Area’s Plan of Work. The individual will supervise 5 educators and will provide supervision of 3 additional SNAP-ED Nutritionists in the absence of the other Sr. Nutritionist. 

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Careers in the Child Care Council / Family Development Department:

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County is seeking a Child & Adult Care Food Program Subject Educator I.  The Subject Educator I serves as a member of the Family Development Team to deliver programming and assist with the evaluation, planning and management of Family Development programs to child care providers and parents in Herkimer, Madison, and Oneida Counties. The educator will deliver established educational programs to childcare providers and parents on topics including, but not limited to: Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) guidelines, nutrition education, importance of physical activity, menu planning, engaged learning environments, program organization and routine, parent and provider communication, developmentally appropriate practice, program development, business practices, professionalism and responsibility. This position will provide data entry of participant data requiring confidentiality. The Educator will provide information to participants regarding other Extension programs, community agencies, and services as needed.  

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CUNY is hiring a full-time Early Childhood Regional Coordinator, stationed at the CCE Oneida Office. The Regional Coordinator will be responsible for implementing projects, based on the models created and refined by the New York Early Childhood Professional Development Institute. The Regional Coordinator will work closely with a local partner agency to engage stakeholders, recruit members, identify local professional development resources and leadership needs, and craft appropriate and effective responses to those needs. This position will be based in Oriskany, NY, and the projects will serve Oneida, Herkimer, Fulton, Montgomery, and Otsego, and Schoharie counties. NOTE: This is not a CCE job, hiring will be done by CUNY, but the position is based out of the CCE Oneida Office.

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Careers in the Energy and Environment Program Team:

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County is hiring a Green & Healthy Homes Initiative Program Leader. The Green and Healthy Homes Initiative (GHHI) is a social innovation that yields high rates of return on the integration of energy and health-based investments in lower income communities. The GHHI integrated service delivery system has fast become a national model for health, energy and housing programs at the local level. The GHHI approach achieves multiple benefits, including healthier and more energy efficient homes, higher quality green jobs, increased economic opportunities for low income communities, and better health outcomes for children and families. These benefits are attained by leveraging the nation’s investment in weatherization, energy efficiency, lead hazard reduction, housing rehabilitation and Healthy Homes interventions. GHHI focuses on the reduction of asthma, lead poisoning and trip and fall injuries to improve health, economic and social outcomes for families, children and seniors. The GHHI Program Leader will assist in ensuring the successful development and implementation of the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative at GHHI Utica-Oneida County. The Program Leader will work closely with the Lead Free Mohawk Valley (LFMV) Coalition as well as other partner organizations and agencies to assist in formulating and implementing GHHI goals, objectives, and strategies. The stakeholders typically involved in GHHI sites are diverse and include municipal and state governments, local philanthropies, community-based organizations, healthcare providers, utilities, weatherization, housing rehabilitation and lead remediation contractors, academia, and others. The Program Leader will work with partners to coordinate and leverage their collective resources to ensure the success of GHHI Utica-Oneida County in part by facilitating round table discussions, leading educational work group initiatives, educating the community to ensure an understanding of healthy housing and environmental safety, and identifying overall training needs to ensure the success of the healthy housing initiative. The Program Leader will work with the supervisor to create local, regional and statewide networks that enable innovative shared programming development and delivery opportunities. 

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County is hiring County Energy Advisors (multiple positions open). County Energy Advisors will lead County level programing efforts focused on NYS energy efficiency and clean energy education programs in the Mohawk Valley Region, specifically in Oneida, Herkimer, Schoharie, Otsego, Fulton and Montgomery Counties. This position is also responsible for working as a team member and provide input to his/her/their supervisor and fellow regional team members on implementation and evaluation of these energy programs throughout the Mohawk Valley region. This position, alongside other Energy Team members, will provide direction, organization, coordination, and management of programs that work to inform residents, multifamily building owners, and small businesses, with an emphasis in low-to-moderate income and priority communities, of the options for adopting clean energy strategies in their homes and businesses.  

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County is hiring Community Energy Educators (multiple positions open).The Community Energy Educator will primarily assist with the teaching of energy efficiency and clean energy education programs in the Mohawk Valley Region, specifically in Oneida, Herkimer, Schoharie, Otsego, Fulton and Montgomery Counties. This position is also responsible for working as a team member and provides input to his/her/their supervisor on implementation and evaluation of these energy programs. This position, alongside other Energy Team members, will work to inform residents, multifamily building owners, and small businesses, with an emphasis in low-to-moderate income and priority communities, of the options for adopting clean energy strategies in their homes and businesses.  

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Careers in the IT Department 

Cornell Cooperative Extension is hiring an IT Coordinator.  The IT Coordinator is responsible for facilitating successful policy/procedure changes driven by compliance requirement or local need. The individual will implement Association IT initiatives and remain consistent with Extension Administration guidance surrounding Information Technology. This person works closely with the Leatherstocking IT Lead, Executive Director, and CCE Oneida management staff to establish robust networks of workstations, linked via both internet and intranet and provide remote maintenance, updates and support to those networks and components (both hardware and software). The IT Coordinator is responsible for performing in person maintenance of technology operations within CCE Oneida. The individual will exercise professional judgment, discretion, and confidentiality in leading the Association’s IT operations in all tasks.

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Last updated August 2, 2022