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Community Horticulture Program Educator I - PT
The Cornell Cooperative Extension of Sullivan County Horticulture Program Educator will provide support for the Horticulture Program including education and technical assistance through the Horticulture Diagnostic Lab (HDL) and the Soil Laboratory. Responsibilities include processing diagnostic samples and answering inquiries utilizing existing resources on the phone, through letters/email, and in person on subjects including food gardening, container gardening, landscaping, lawn care, structural and medically important pests, wildlife, environmental and sustainable issues, forestry and pesticide use and misuse. The position will process and test soil for pH as needed and send out comprehensive soil test reports with recommendations from subject matter experts and the land grant university system. This person is responsible for vetting articles for various publications, updating factsheets and website information.
This is a part time, 10 hours per week, non-exempt position, and not benefits eligible.
Compensation paid at the rate of $15.00 per hour.
All applications must be received on-line by February 27, 2020. Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.
Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County provides equal program and opportunities. No person shall be denied employment on the basis of any legally prohibited discrimination involving, but not limited to, such factors as race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, or qualified disability.
Last updated January 24, 2020