​Office Assistant, Peconic Dunes Camp, Southold, NY

Office Assistant, Peconic Dunes Camp, Southold, NY

Position Summary:

The Office Assistant will assist with camper registration processes, including but not limited to responding to customer inquiries and requests; answering phone calls, emails, or written correspondence; assisting customers with the online registration process; following up to complete camper registration; managing waitlists; confirming registered sessions and providing additional information to families as needed.The Office Assistant works as a team member of the camp office staff and assists with the camp store and other assignments.

Required Qualifications:

  • Proficient with MS Office
  • Valid driver's license and able to pass DMV screen.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Must be detail-oriented.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Secretarial or customer service experience is desirable
  • Experience in a camp setting is desirable.

Equal Opportunity Employment

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and Educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO and Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.


Salary: Starting at $15.12 per hour (depending on experience)

Schedule: Non-Exempt – TEMP: May 1, 2023 – June 30, 2022 (40 hours)

July 1, 2022 – August 19, 2023 (0-20 hours)

For More Information Please Contact:

Lisa Goldberg

Camp Operations Manager



A review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until a qualified pool of candidates is obtained.

Applicants need to:

  • Attach/upload a cover letter to the online application in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Attach/upload a resume to the online application in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Attach/upload contacts info for three references to the online application in 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 be unable to change your submission or add attachments.


No relocation or VISA Sponsorship is available.

The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform their essential functions.If you require an accommodation to participate in the selection process, you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County Human Resources at (631) 727-7850 ext. 242 or via email at 


Cornell Cooperative Extension collaborates with Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and New York State residents. 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 October 26, 2022