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Learn about job opportunities with Cornell Cooperative Extension.


All applications for employment with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Niagara County and other county extension associations must be submitted through the Cornell University Employment system (see information at left). We do post available job and internship opportunities on this page when they become available, with links to the Cornell website, for your convenience.

Current Openings

Facilities Manager (Full Time): Cornell Cooperative Extension of Niagara County has an opening for a full-time, Facilities Manager for the Lockport, NY office.

The Facilities Manager has the primary responsibility to plan, manage, and coordinate the maintenance and appearance of the Association’s grounds and physical facilities to ensure the safety of staff, volunteers, participants, and the public attending events and programs at the Education Center.

The Facilities Manager will resolve facility and maintenance issues and problems; provide guidance to the Executive Director on the state of facilities, upkeep, etc.; manage physical facility/facilities; oversee construction and renovation projects including scheduling of vendors and contractors. It is the role of the position to set and manage the daily, weekly and monthly cleaning and maintenance schedules including, but not limited to, the office areas, bathrooms, storage areas, grounds, and entrances. The Facilities Manager is also responsible to oversee the preparations of facilities for meetings, rentals and events; mowing; snow removal; repairs; minor carpentry and construction projects; maintenance of equipment; set up/breakdown; and coordinating facility needs with the Executive Director and/or designated staff. Responsible for ensuring OSHA/PESHA safety regulations are followed. Responsible for overseeing facilities staff, including scheduling, assignment of duties, training as needed, oversight/inspection of work, assisting in annual reviews, etc.

For a full position description and link to apply visit

Applications should be submitted online by 11:59pm EST on January 20, 2020.


Marc Ducharme
PR & Marketing Coordinator
(716) 433-8839 ext. 229

Last updated January 8, 2020