Fisheries Technician, Riverhead, NY
Serve as a member of the Marine Program responsible for assisting in the planning and implementing various ongoing fisheries projects.The Educator will be responsible for delivering marine educational programs that address local, regional, and statewide programming priorities, emphasizing fisheries demonstration research programming initiatives and the fishing industry and community members' education on the importance of fisheries research.Promoting program objectives and plans, emphasizing field applied research projects, processing and reporting commercial and recreational fisheries data, educating the fishing industry and community members on fisheries research's importance, and delivering fisheries programs in Suffolk County.This individual represents Cornell Cooperative Extension's Marine Program to the public, community leaders, government officials, and Cornell University as part of program delivery.Several state and federal grants fund this position.The Technician will work as a team member with existing Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) staff, including fisheries specialists, educators, and technicians.Will receive direction and guidance on daily work activities from Supervisor and Association Subject Educator, as needed.
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 support diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.
Salary: $17.00 per hour
Schedule: non-exempt 40 hours per week
Benefits: Full Benefits include 21 days of vacation days per year, 3 personal days, accrued sick days, 15 holidays, health and dental insurance Program (NYSHIP), Employees' Retirement System (New York State Retirement System -NYSLRS), Cornell University Tax-Deferred Annuity Plan (CUTDAP), Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), Long-Term Disability, Auto/Home/Pet Insurance, Legal Insurance, Group Universal Life Insurance (GUL), Personal Accident Insurance (PAI), Long Term Care Insurance, and NY's 529 College Savings Program.
HOW TO APPLY:
A review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until a qualified pool of candidates is obtained.
Applicants need to:
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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,
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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 March 1, 2023