Job Opening at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County-Tompkins: Regional Transportation Project Educator

The Educator is responsible for building relationships with community leaders across the region and collaborating with these partners to implement regional transportation education initiatives...

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Regional Transportation Project Educator (Deadline to Apply April 6th)

Responsibilities: The Regional Transportation Project Educator will provide leadership to a groundbreaking regional project that will extend Way2Go’s Transportation education resources and expertise to a region of up to seven counties in Upstate New York. The project is an effort to implement recommendations from the Regional Transportation Study, completed in 2013. The Educator is responsible for building relationships with community leaders across the region and collaborating with these partners to implement regional transportation education initiatives. The Educator will act as a subject matter resource on regional transportation issues for regional partners, decision makers and community members. Because it is a new initiative, the project will require a significant upfront effort from the Educator in program development and relationship building.

Qualifications: Master's Degree. 2 years work or volunteer experience relevant to position. Ability to network and build relationships with a diverse group of community members, faculty and stakeholders while maintaining cultural competency. Ability to use website media and social marketing to educate and communicate to achieve program goals. Ability to understand, interpret and apply research.

Minimum Salary: $18.75 per hour

Hours/Benefits: Position is grant-funded, full-time (40 hours/week) and includes full benefit package including health and dental insurance, retirement, life insurance and more.

Inquiries: Questions in advance of application should be directed to Jonathan Maddison, Way2Go Program Manager, 607-272-2292 or email jwm346@cornell.edu.

To Apply: Individuals interested in this position must apply online by March 31, 2016. To see the full position description and link to apply visit https://cornellu.taleo.net/careersection/10163/jobdetail.ftl?job=31283.

If you have limited internet access please feel free to come to the Tompkins County Cornell Cooperative Extension and use our kiosk free of charge. We are committed to helping people overcome barriers that may stand in their way of employment at CCE. We are located at 615 Willow Ave, Ithaca, NY. A CCE-TC Staff member will be available to assist you Monday through Friday. Please contact us at 607-272-2292 ext 191 or by email mresource.center@cornell.edu and reference the application kiosk assistance.

Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County
Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-272-2292
Fax: 607-272-7088
Email:tompkins@cornell.edu
Web:www.ccetompkins.org

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