SNAP-ED Nutrition Educator

SNAP-ED Nutrition Educator

This position will serve as a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-ED), Nutritionist I for Cornell Cooperative Extension of Franklin County and will implement SNAP-ED programming from a menu of existing SNAP-ED educational programs and program activities. This position will implement already-existing educational programming, including occasional creation of lesson plans based on established program knowledge, to the public to improve healthy food and lifestyle choices among low-income families and individuals encompassing all age groups. This position will be responsible for the delivery of established SNAP-ED programming to community groups and will deliver other established SNAP-ED programming and activities, both on-site and off-site, in the community, in accordance with the Nutrition Program Area’s Plan of Work. This position will also coordinate all administrative aspects of the SNAP-ED Program and will assist the Youth and Family Lead, Program Leader, Communications Coordinator and Environmental Nutritionist with marketing efforts for SNAP-ED programming, to include the environmental change initiative in collaboration with other Nutritionists of the SNAP-ED program in the North Country Region. The SNAP-ED Nutritionist I will provide guidance to CCE of Franklin and Essex County SNAP-ED Program Educators.

Position Details:

This position is a full-time non-exempt position - 100% FTE, 35 hours per week. This position, based on eligibility, offers a comprehensive benefit package, to include health and dental insurance, retirement, vacation, sick and personal leave.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition, Community Health, or related field of study or equivalent education (Associate’s Degree and two (2) years of transferable program/functional experience).

Experience relevant to the role of the position.

Valid New York State Driver’s License and the ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.

Ability to meet acceptable background check standards (DMV and criminal background checks).

Ability to work flexible hours, which may occasionally include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.



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All applicants must complete an application packet, which includes cover letter, resume and three (3) references.

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 support of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.


Dottie Dumas
Sr. Administrative Assistant

Last updated January 13, 2020