All applications for employment with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rockland County and other county extension associations must be submitted through the Cornell University Employment system. We do post available job and internship opportunities on this page when they become available, with links to the Cornell website, for your convenience. Open positions will be listed below.
Please note: Cornell Cooperative Extension is transitioning to a new application system on April 18, 2016.
The Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rockland County Environment &Horticulture Program Leader provides leadership for broad, innovative environmental and horticulture program areas in Rockland County including stormwater management, watershed protection, energy conservation and horticulture. The Program Leader is responsible for program development, implementation and administration, including grants development, execution and tracking, marketing, evaluation, and applied research to address local and system initiatives. The Program Leader maintains Cornell University connection (administration and faculty/area teams), including research connection with faculty, as well as developing and maintaining local, regional, and community liaisons. The Program Leader works with the local environmental leaders, government officials and other environmental groups on issues of local environmental policy and education. The Program Leader identifies local/regional priorities and program direction as part of the management team with Executive Director and state/local Program Leadership and Program Work Teams and connects with other Associations and Cornell faculty/area teams to examine and develop regional efforts in program and research related to Extension's mission, priority programs and issues. This position supervises Environment and Energy Program staff to deliver quality programming as well as offer input, coach and evaluate each staff member on job performance and program goals.
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Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities and provides equal program and employment opportunities. Cornell Cooperative Extension is funded in part by Rockland County thru the office of the County Executive and County Legislature.
Please contact the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rockland County office if you have any special needs.
Last updated June 4, 2018