Water Quality Program Assistant Educator, Huntington, NY
Under general supervision, the Water Quality Program Assistant Educator is responsible for providing support and technical assistance for water quality related educational and research activities. The primary purpose of the Water Quality Assistant Educator position is to assist in conducting outreach through public participation and field work related to stormwater management, water quality sampling and monitoring on a variety of funded projects. This position will additionally participate as a marine educator for children and adults. The educator will assist with a marine science summer camp for children ages 6-14, when needed. This will include leading children through various activities both indoors and outdoors, including the classroom/building, salt marsh, beach activities, and arts and crafts. The Assistant Educator may also lead tours at Asharoken Beach, Northport to visiting groups as well as lead courses and labs individually, and prepare and breakdown daily activities and assigned programs. Assistant Educators will be responsible for preparation before programs and clean-up after programs including cleaning and care of the facility, animals, and/or aquaria. All associated tasks related to camp are possible including supervision of children, paperwork and creating and teaching a marine lesson. The Educator will assist in public outreach efforts and in other water quality related activities such as routine laboratory work, goose management, and data processing and entry. The Water Quality Educator will work as a team member with existing Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) staff including stormwater and water quality specialists, educators, and technicians. This position will have a flexible schedule and may include weekend or early evening hours.
Part-Time: Non-exempt – 21 hours a week
Salary Range: $17.00 per hour
HOW TO APPLY:
Review of applications will begin immediately. Position will remain open until qualified pool of candidates is obtained.
Applicants need to attach/upload a resume to the online application in either Microsoft Word or PDF format. In the “Experience” section of your application, use the Paperclip icon to search for file(s) or use the “Drop Files Here” box to manually drag document(s) into your application. Once the application is submitted you will not be able to change your submission or add attachments.
External Applicants: (including current employees of other Cornell Cooperative Extension Associations) please refer to the Applying for a Job (External Candidate) document for additional guidance apply at this link: https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/Water-Quality-Program-Assistant-Educator--Huntington--NY_WDR-00020278
Internal Applicants: Current employees of the Cornell Cooperative Extension Association indicated in this job posting are considered internal applicants; please refer to the Applying for a Job (Internal Candidate) document for additional guidance.
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No relocation or VISA Sponsorship available.
The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform the essential functions of their job. If you require an accommodation so that you may participate in the selection process you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension Administrative Systems at (607) 255-6120, or via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and the residents of New York State. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.
Last updated August 14, 2019