Classification Title: Farm Worker II
Job Title: Animal Care Technician
Location: Suffolk County Farm & Education Center, Yaphank, NY
Benefits: Full Benefits package
Number of Hours: 20 hours per week
Responsible for the daily feeding of the farm livestock, and the cleaning and maintenance of their living areas with the use of heavy equipment and hand held power tools. Adhere to farm manure and pasture management plan (scraping of beef lot, spreading of manure on fields, maintenance of pastures and grasslands). May occasionally assist in the delivery of animal sciences educational programs for youth and adults, as requested. Acts as liaison between the visiting public and the farm administration, especially on weekends. Adheres to farm safety plan.
2 years of experience working on a farm, including the operation of heavy equipment.Working knowledge of cattle and chute system.
All applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and indicate three individuals who may be contacted as a reference. Please be sure to include all information that you feel would be helpful for selection committee members to know before you click SUBMIT. Once the application is submitted you will NOT be able to change your submission or add attachments.
All applications must be received on-line. Position will remain open until sufficient candidate pool is obtained. Full position description available @ links below.
How to Apply:
Current employees of the Cornell Cooperative Extension Association interested in this job posting are considered internal applicants and must apply online through their Workday account which may be accessed here: http://workday.cornell.edu/
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Last updated May 15, 2017