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Tompkins Cortland Community College is a culturally diverse campus with over two decades of strong partnerships with international colleges and universities and a commitment to preparing our students for citizenship in a global society. Tompkins Cortland Community College is accredited by the Board of Regents of the State of New York and by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and awards associate degrees in career-oriented and liberal arts/sciences programs of study. Enrollment is approximately 3,500 students. Visa sponsorship not available. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Location: The Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, near Ithaca, a naturally beautiful area with rich resources and an educational focus with 4 colleges and universities in a 20-mile radius.

College Job Opportunities

Associate Director of Campus Police

Employment Date: Spring 2017

Term of Employment: Renewable, Full-time

Job Description:

Assists the Director of Campus Police with the development, implementation, and management of the campus safety and law enforcement programs of the College. Assists the Director with maintaining compliance with New York State and Federal mandated law enforcement requirements. Responsible to the Director of Campus Police for the field supervision of the law enforcement programs of the College. Serves as the Field Training Officer for new campus peace officers and provides first-line supervision of campus peace officers and campus safety officers. Acts as second in command of the campus safety and security force and serves as Acting Director of Campus Police in the absence of the Director. Develops plans for handling safety and security emergencies.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, law enforcement, or related field and a minimum of six years’ experience in the field of law enforcement, at least three years of which must have been in a supervisory capacity; or an Associate’s degree in criminal justice, law enforcement, or related field and a minimum of ten years’ experience in the field of law enforcement, at least three years of which must have been in a supervisory capacity. College law enforcement and college supervisory experience strongly preferred. Must be certified and maintain certification as a campus peace officer or police officer in New York State; New York State DCJS Supervisory certification and possess a valid New York State driver’s license.

Expected Hiring Salary Range:

$58,453 - $73,066. Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Submit letter and resume to:

Department of Human Resources
Tompkins Cortland Community College
170 North Street, PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Email: hr@tompkinscortland.edu
Fax: 607-844-6551

Note

Additional application materials/essays will be requested upon receipt of your cover letter and resume. For full consideration, resumes must be received by February 24, 2017.

AA/EOE

Vector Scholars Coordinator

Employment Date: April 2017

Term of Employment: 1.0 FTE, 12-Month, Grant Funded

Review of applicants to begin March 15, 2017 and continue until position is filled.

Job Description:

Coordinates programming for the Vector Scholars program, a “wrap around” program to reduce barriers to academic success for new, traditional age, low-income, college (or near college)-ready students. In collaboration with Vector Scholars Directional Group and staff and faculty across the college, responsible for development, implementation, and assessment of the Vector Scholars program’s activities and achievement of goals, including a pre-first semester transition bridge program. Teaches six credits in each of Fall and Spring semesters.

Qualifications:

Master’s degree and a minimum of two years’ experience in student development, teaching, or providing support services to students in a postsecondary environment.  Appropriate qualifications to teach one or more first year courses. Demonstrated commitment to equal opportunity and success for all students, regardless of possible barriers, including, but not limited to, race, gender, socio-economic class, culture, ability, or life experience. Ability to work weekends and evenings as events require.

Desired Qualifications:

Experience as student or staff member in a community college. Experience teaching basic skill or  student success courses. Experience in program management.

Expected Hiring Salary Range:

$53,464 - $66,831 – Starting salary and level of appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Submit letter and resume to:

Department of Human Resources
Tompkins Cortland Community College
170 North Street, PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Email: hr@tompkinscortland.edu
Fax: 607-844-6551

Note

Additional application materials/essays will be requested upon receipt of your cover letter and resume.  For full consideration, materials must be received by March 15, 2017.

AA/EOE

Faculty Student Association (FSA) – Job Opportunities

Lifeguard

Employment Date: ASAP

Terms: Temporary

Review of applicants to begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Job Description:

The Lifeguard’s primary responsibilities are to provide patron surveillance of the pool area; prevent injuries by minimizing or eliminating hazardous situations or behaviors; and to enforce facility rules and regulations and educate patrons about them.  Recognizes and responds effectively to all emergencies.

Minimum Qualifications:

One year of work experience as a lifeguard, current certifications in Life Guarding, First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer w/ AED required.

This position is subject to a criminal background check and Statewide Central Register Database check.

Expected Hiring Salary Range:

$11.20 per hour

Submit letter and resume to:

Faculty Student Association of
Tompkins Cortland Community College, Inc.
Department of Human Resources
170 North Street, PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Fax:  607-844-6551
Email: hr@tompkinscortland.edu

AA/EOE

TC3 Bistro LLC Opportunities

Coltivare, the Tompkins Cortland Community College Culinary Center, is a 17,000 square foot space at 235 Cayuga St. in downtown Ithaca. The site contains a 110-seat restaurant, bar, student kitchen lab, wine tasting lab and event space to accommodate up to 200 guests. To learn more about the College and the Farm to Bistro project at the College, visit our website at tompkinscortland.edu.

Sous Chef

Employment Date: ASAP

Terms: Renewable, Full-Time

Review of applicants to begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Tompkins Cortland Community College’s culinary center, Coltivare, houses two academic degree programs: Culinary Arts and Wine Marketing. These facilities include a public restaurant with 110 seats, event space for up to 200 guests, a demo/wine amphitheater and a Culinary Lab for student and community learning. The culinary center provides opportunities for students to explore and be trained in a wide range of careers in the food and beverage industry. In addition to the Culinary Center in downtown Ithaca, the Farm to Bistro project includes a working organic farm on property adjacent to the College’s Dryden campus for students in the and Sustainable Farming and Food Systems program. The farm also provides produce for use at Coltivare.

Job Description:

The Sous Chef is responsible for assisting with all culinary operations, food cost and food production for Coltivare while creating a quality educational environment and maximum profitability of Coltivare. Responsible for assisting with the development of high quality menu options using locally sourced food.  The Sous Chef must strive to develop a culture within the kitchen that inspires energy, excitement, and pride, resulting in overall guest loyalty, student success, staff satisfaction and revenue growth.  Serves as a mentor for students while sharing the best practices and proper techniques of cooking.

Minimum Qualifications:

Associates degree and 5 years related progressive experience with a minimum of 2 years as a Sous Chef or 10 years of Sous Chef experience.  Required experience includes responsibility for hiring, training, supervising and evaluating staff. 

Hiring Salary Range:

Salary commensurate with experience.

Submit letter and resume to:

Department of Human Resources
c/o TC3 Bistro
Tompkins Cortland Community College
170 North Street, PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Email:  hr@tompkinscortland.edu
Fax:  607-844-6551 (to be followed by hard copy)

AA/EOE

Banquet Supervisor

Employment Date: ASAP

Terms: Part-time

Review of applicants to begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Tompkins Cortland Community College’s culinary center, Coltivare, houses two academic degree programs: Culinary Arts and Wine Marketing. These facilities include a public restaurant with 110 seats, event space for up to 200 guests, a demo/wine amphitheater and a Culinary Lab for student and community learning. The culinary center provides opportunities for students to explore and be trained in a wide range of careers in the food and beverage industry. In addition to the Culinary Center in downtown Ithaca, the Farm to Bistro project includes a working organic farm on property adjacent to the College’s Dryden campus for students in the and Sustainable Farming and Food Systems program. The farm also provides produce for use at Coltivare.

Job Description:

The Banquet Supervisor is responsible for organizing and executing catered events and banquets at Coltivare.  This position will report to Catering and Events Manager.  Coordinates and executes the details of the Banquet Event Order (BEO) produced by the Catering and Events Manager.  Acts as an ambassador of Coltivare and Tompkins Cortland Community College and knowledgeable of the culinary arts and sustainable farming degree programs and continuing education programs; acts proactively to cross-market these programs to all guests.  Responsible for upholding all of Coltivare’s service standards and assisting the Management Team in meeting the educational mission of the TC3 Culinary Center at Coltivare and the College.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or general education degree and 5 years related event planning and coordinating experience. 

Preferred Qualifications:

Associate’s degree.

Hiring Salary Range:

$15.00 - $17.00 per hour

Submit letter and resume to:

Department of Human Resources
c/o TC3 Bistro
Tompkins Cortland Community College
170 North Street, PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Email:  hr@tompkinscortland.edu
Fax:  607-844-6551 (to be followed by hard copy)

AA/EOE

Line Cook

Employment Date: ASAP

Terms: Part-Time with opportunity for Full-Time

Review of applicants to begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Tompkins Cortland Community College’s culinary center, Coltivare, houses two academic degree programs: Culinary Arts and Wine Marketing. These facilities include a public restaurant with 110 seats, event space for up to 200 guests, a demo/wine amphitheater and a Culinary Lab for student and community learning. The culinary center provides opportunities for students to explore and be trained in a wide range of careers in the food and beverage industry. In addition to the Culinary Center in downtown Ithaca, the Farm to Bistro project includes a working organic farm on property adjacent to the College’s Dryden campus for students in the and Sustainable Farming and Food Systems program. The farm also provides produce for use at Coltivare.

Job Description:

Accurately and efficiently cook meats, fish, vegetables, soups and other hot food products as well as prepare and portion food products prior to cooking. Performs other duties in the areas of food and final plate preparation including plating and garnishing of cooked items and preparing appropriate garnishes for all hot menu item plates. The Line Cook is responsible for upholding all of Coltivare’s standards and assisting the Management Team in meeting the educational mission of the Center and the College while ensuring maximum guest satisfaction resulting in overall guest loyalty, student success, staff satisfaction and revenue growth.

Minimum Qualifications:

Six months experience in a similar capacity and must be able to demonstrate proper knife skills.

Desired Qualifications:

Experience with Pantry, Line and Banquets.

Position Requirements:

Interested candidates must be willing to work weekends, late night and have a flexible schedule to meet the Center needs.

Expected Hiring Salary Range:

$12.00 - $15.00 per hour  

Submit letter and resume to:

Department of Human Resources
c/o TC3 Bistro
Tompkins Cortland Community College
170 North Street, PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Email:  hr@tompkinscortland.edu
Fax:  607-844-6551 (to be followed by hard copy)

AA/EOE

Dishwasher

Employment Date: ASAP

Terms: Full-Time/Part-Time

Review of applicants to begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Tompkins Cortland Community College’s culinary center, Coltivare, houses two academic degree programs: Culinary Arts and Wine Marketing. These facilities include a public restaurant with 110 seats, event space for up to 200 guests, a demo/wine amphitheater and a Culinary Lab for student and community learning. The culinary center provides opportunities for students to explore and be trained in a wide range of careers in the food and beverage industry. In addition to the Culinary Center in downtown Ithaca, the Farm to Bistro project includes a working organic farm on property adjacent to the College’s Dryden campus for students in the and Sustainable Farming and Food Systems program. The farm also provides produce for use at Coltivare.

Job Description:

Washes and cleans tableware, pots, pans and cooking equipment. Responsible for keeping the dish room and equipment clean and organized following strict sanitary guidelines. Assists in of food preparation under the guidance of Coltivare’s culinary staff.  The Dishwasher is responsible for upholding all of Coltivare’s standards and assisting the Management Team in meeting the educational mission of the Center and the College while ensuring maximum guest satisfaction resulting in overall guest loyalty, student success, staff satisfaction and revenue growth.

Minimum Qualifications:

No previous restaurant experience required. Must be able to work in hot, wet, humid and loud environment for long periods of time.

Position Requirements:

Interested candidates must be willing to work weekends, late night and have a flexible schedule to meet the Center needs.

Expected Hiring Salary Range:

$9.70 - $10.70 per hour   

Submit letter and resume to:

Department of Human Resources
c/o TC3 Bistro
Tompkins Cortland Community College
170 North Street, PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Email:  hr@tompkinscortland.edu
Fax:  607-844-6551 (to be followed by hard copy)

AA/EOE

Bartender

Employment Date: ASAP

Terms: Part-Time

Review of applicants to begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Tompkins Cortland Community College’s culinary center, Coltivare, houses two academic degree programs: Culinary Arts and Wine Marketing. These facilities include a public restaurant with 110 seats, event space for up to 200 guests, a demo/wine amphitheater and a Culinary Lab for student and community learning. The culinary center provides opportunities for students to explore and be trained in a wide range of careers in the food and beverage industry. In addition to the Culinary Center in downtown Ithaca, the Farm to Bistro project includes a working organic farm on property adjacent to the College’s Dryden campus for students in the and Sustainable Farming and Food Systems program. The farm also provides produce for use at Coltivare.

Job Description:

The bartender is responsible for knowing all aspects of working at the bar within Coltivare and knowledgeable of all food and beverage options that are available at Coltivare.  The Bartender provides ideal service for our guests including providing excellent service to all guests at the bar and preparing restaurant drink orders in a timely manner.  The Bartender must adhere to all state and Coltivare policies concerning the sale and service of alcohol and assume ownership for responsible beverage service consistent with Coltivare service standards.  Acts as an ambassador of Coltivare and TC3 and knowledgeable of the culinary arts and sustainable farming degree programs and continuing education programs; acts proactively to cross-market these programs to all guests.  Responsible for upholding all of Coltivare’s service standards and assisting the Management Team in meeting the educational mission of the TC3 Culinary Center at Coltivare and the College while ensuring maximum guest satisfaction resulting in overall guest loyalty, student success, staff satisfaction and revenue growth.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have experience that provides evidence that the candidate has a good understanding of the role of the Bartender in providing outstanding customer service; the ability to communicate effectively with others, both orally and in writing; and the ability to exercise mature judgment.  NYS alcohol service certification or serve safe alcohol safety certification.

Position Requirements:

Interested candidates must be willing to work days, nights and weekends and have a flexible schedule to meet the Center needs.

Expected Hiring Salary Range:

$9.70 per hour      

Submit letter and resume to:

Department of Human Resources
c/o TC3 Bistro
Tompkins Cortland Community College
170 North Street, PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Email:  hr@tompkinscortland.edu
Fax:  607-844-6551 (to be followed by hard copy)

AA/EOE

Host / Hostess

Employment Date: ASAP

Terms: Full-Time / Part-Time

Review of applicants to begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Tompkins Cortland Community College’s culinary center, Coltivare, houses two academic degree programs: Culinary Arts and Wine Marketing. These facilities include a public restaurant with 110 seats, event space for up to 200 guests, a demo/wine amphitheater and a Culinary Lab for student and community learning. The culinary center provides opportunities for students to explore and be trained in a wide range of careers in the food and beverage industry. In addition to the Culinary Center in downtown Ithaca, the Farm to Bistro project includes a working organic farm on property adjacent to the College’s Dryden campus for students in the and Sustainable Farming and Food Systems program. The farm also provides produce for use at Coltivare.

Job Description:

Works as part of a team providing ideal service for our guests.  The host/hostess is most often the first employee a guest sees when entering our restaurant and therefore must greet all guests in a professional, energetic and sincere manner that sets the tone for an ideal experience at Coltivare.  Greets and seats guests and assists wait staff as necessary to provide legendary guest satisfaction.  Manages the restaurant telephone and assists guests with retail purchases.  The host/hostess must adhere to all Coltivare service standards as outlined in the standards of service and order of service.  Acts as an ambassador of Coltivare and TC3 and knowledgeable of the culinary arts and sustainable farming degree programs and continuing education programs; acts proactively to cross-market these programs to all guests.  Responsible for upholding all of Coltivare’s service standards and assisting the Management Team in meeting the educational mission of the TC3 Culinary Center at Coltivare and the College while ensuring maximum guest satisfaction resulting in overall guest loyalty, student success, staff satisfaction and revenue growth.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and one to three months related experience and/or training.  Must have experience that provides evidence that the candidate has a good understanding of the role of the Host in providing outstanding customer service; the ability to communicate effectively with others, both orally and in writing; and the ability to exercise mature judgment.

Expected Hiring Salary Range:

$10.00 - $12.00 per hour       

Submit letter and resume to:

Department of Human Resources
c/o TC3 Bistro
Tompkins Cortland Community College
170 North Street, PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Email:  hr@tompkinscortland.edu
Fax:  607-844-6551 (to be followed by hard copy)

AA/EOE

Server

Employment Date: ASAP

Terms: Full-Time / Part-Time

Review of applicants to begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Tompkins Cortland Community College’s culinary center, Coltivare, houses two academic degree programs: Culinary Arts and Wine Marketing. These facilities include a public restaurant with 110 seats, event space for up to 200 guests, a demo/wine amphitheater and a Culinary Lab for student and community learning. The culinary center provides opportunities for students to explore and be trained in a wide range of careers in the food and beverage industry. In addition to the Culinary Center in downtown Ithaca, the Farm to Bistro project includes a working organic farm on property adjacent to the College’s Dryden campus for students in the and Sustainable Farming and Food Systems program. The farm also provides produce for use at Coltivare.

Job Description:

The server is responsible for assisting the Management Team by being knowledgeable of all day to day operations as they pertain to the front of the house.  Responsible for providing legendary service to each and every guest, every day including taking responsibility for the coordination of all food and beverage service for a station on the floor.  Acts as an ambassador of Coltivare and TC3 and knowledgeable of the culinary arts and sustainable farming degree programs and continuing education programs; acts proactively to cross-market these programs to all guests.  Responsible for upholding all of Coltivare’s service standards and assisting the Management Team in meeting the educational mission of the TC3 Culinary Center at Coltivare and the College while ensuring maximum guest satisfaction resulting in overall guest loyalty, student success, staff satisfaction and revenue growth.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have experience that provides evidence that the candidate has a good understanding of the role of the Server in providing outstanding customer service; the ability to communicate effectively with others, both orally and in writing; and the ability to exercise mature judgment.

Expected Hiring Salary Range:

$7.50 per hour plus gratuity        

Submit letter and resume to:

Department of Human Resources
c/o TC3 Bistro
Tompkins Cortland Community College
170 North Street, PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Email:  hr@tompkinscortland.edu
Fax:  607-844-6551 (to be followed by hard copy)

AA/EOE

Banquet Server

Employment Date: ASAP

Terms: Part-Time

Review of applicants to begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Tompkins Cortland Community College’s culinary center, Coltivare, houses two academic degree programs: Culinary Arts and Wine Marketing. These facilities include a public restaurant with 110 seats, event space for up to 200 guests, a demo/wine amphitheater and a Culinary Lab for student and community learning. The culinary center provides opportunities for students to explore and be trained in a wide range of careers in the food and beverage industry. In addition to the Culinary Center in downtown Ithaca, the Farm to Bistro project includes a working organic farm on property adjacent to the College’s Dryden campus for students in the and Sustainable Farming and Food Systems program. The farm also provides produce for use at Coltivare.

Job Description:

The Banquet Server at Coltivare works as part of a team providing ideal service for our guests for catered events and banquets.  Responsible for providing legendary service to each and every guest during events and the clean-up and breakdown of service after the events.  Banquet servers work under the direction of a manager or banquet supervisor.  Acts as an ambassador of Coltivare and TC3 and knowledgeable of the culinary arts and sustainable farming degree programs and continuing education programs; acts proactively to cross-market these programs to all guests. Responsible for upholding all of Coltivare’s service standards and assisting the Management Team in meeting the educational mission of the TC3 Culinary Center at Coltivare and the College.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED).  Must have the ability to communicate effectively with others, both orally and in writing; and the ability to exercise mature judgment.

Expected Hiring Salary Range:

$10.00 - $15.00 per hour       

Submit letter and resume to:

Department of Human Resources
c/o TC3 Bistro
Tompkins Cortland Community College
170 North Street, PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Email:  hr@tompkinscortland.edu
Fax:  607-844-6551 (to be followed by hard copy)

AA/EOE

The TC3 Farm Opportunities

The TC3 Farm is located adjacent to the College’s Dryden campus and supplies fresh produce to the College’s downtown Ithaca restaurant and culinary center, Coltivare, as well as running a CSA for community members and a weekly farm stand on campus. The farm directly supports students in the College’s innovative Sustainable Farming and Food Systems program, but classes and volunteer opportunities are open to all members of the College community.

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