New York Cooperative Extension seeks applicants for energy educator

Submitted by Sharon Anderson

2015-08-27 17:12:35

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County, New York, has open positions for energy educators on the Environment Team. The deadline for applications is September 9, 2015. More information and details on how to apply available at Questions in advance of application should be directed to Sharon Anderson, Environment Issue Leader, 607‐272‐2292 or email [see email image].

Senior Community Educator for Energy Programs: Planning coordination and delivery energy efficiency and renewable energy educational programs and supervising staff doing the same. Examples of projects include 1) serving as a member of the Renewable New York team which promotes solarize-type campaigns and continue growth of solar PV after such campaigns in the Southern Tier and 2) giving leadership to do-it-yourself energy efficiency workshops and implement a related research component. Projects involve developing partnerships, networking with culturally diverse groups, developing and delivery of innovative programs, supervising staff and working with volunteers, and assisting supervisor in program management activities such as budgeting and reporting. Bachelor of Arts or Science degree and minimum of 3 year related experience. Full time. Minimum Salary $35,325 annually. For more information or to apply:

Energy Educator: Program Educator II: Build awareness, knowledge and adoption of energy efficiency and solar energy, working closely with and being supervised by the Community Educator for Energy Programs. Communicate with project partners, assist in scheduling and hosting educational programs, conduct web and social media education and event promotion, build awareness of energy-related careers and train opportunities, and collect information for evaluation of program effectiveness. Works with project partners and network with community organizations and initiatives on energy issues. With the Community Educator recruit, train and supervise volunteers and interns. High school diploma and four years of related experience. OR Associates degree and two years of related experience. Full time. Minimum Salary $14.93/hour. For more information or to apply:

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 governmental agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.

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

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