Cornell Cooperative Extension of Herkimer County is located in the heart of the Mohawk Valley and extends north to the Adirondacks. Herkimer County is home to approximately 65,000 residents, and is made up of nineteen small communities that share a single vision: to maintain a high quality of life for the county’s citizens and visitors. We are proud to be a part of that vision as our vision statement is “Building Strong and Vibrant New York Communities.”
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Receptionist/Administrative Assistant Position (Apply by 8/5/16)
Job Description Summary
Full-time (35 hours per week) position to conduct clerical and administrative support for educational activities along with receptionist duties. Must be high school graduate. Office technology skills required.
Position is non-exempt with hourly rate of $11 per hour. NYS benefits available including vacation, sick, health, and retirement.
How to Apply:
All applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and three work references by August 5, 2016. Applicants must apply online through the apply button in the job posting. Click here for more information and to apply.
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Interested in becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer? Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of Herkimer, Chenango, Schoharie and Otsego Counties are now accepting applications from area residents who would like to participate in this statewide program. The Master Gardener Program is open to everyone with an interest in gardening and a willingness to use their knowledge, experience, and enthusiasm to make a positive impact on their local community.
Training for the program will begin Monday, September 12 and will continue for nine consecutive Mondays through November 14, except Columbus Day (10/10), 9 am – 3 pm each day. The training will be held at The First Presbyterian Church in Cooperstown. The cost of the program training is $150. For details about the 2016 Master Gardener Volunteer Training Program see http://cceschoharie-otsego.org/events/2016/09/12/master-gardener-volunteer-training-2016. Residents of Herkimer County can call (315)866-7920 by August 26 to apply.
The Cornell Master Gardener Volunteer Program is a public service program that provides training to volunteers to serve their communities through horticulture, gardening, and pest management. Volunteers participate in a series of science-based educational sessions that include many aspects of horticulture and related topics. In return for this training, volunteers assist local CCE personnel in providing outreach education and information.
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Need information on home food preservation, including canning, drying and freezing? Find a whole page dedicated to Food Preservation Resources.
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