Economic Development Program Specialist 2 Agricul - Grade 23

Positions in this title can be hired through NY HELPS

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This title exists in Agriculture & Markets, Dept of and has approximately 13 positions.

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Salary Information for Economic Dev Program Spec Trainee 1 Agriculture
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Economic Dev Program Spec Trainee 1 Agriculture 13 $49,363 $63,169
Economic Dev Program Spec Trainee 2 Agriculture 14 $52,198 $66,634
Economic Development Program Specialist 1 Agricul 18 $65,001 $82,656
Economic Development Program Specialist 2 Agricul 23 $84,156 $106,454
Economic Development Program Specialist 3 Agricul 27 $103,784 $127,830

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Job Duties

As an Economic Development Program Specialist 2 (Agriculture), you would:

Deliver and supervise technical assistance programs to NYS producers, food processors, and agri-businesses and identify funding opportunities to enhance domestic and export marketing and promotion efforts and strategies.

Administer and supervise programs that provide monetary assistance to farmers and consumers to develop or enhance the marketing, promotion or consumption of NYS agricultural commodities and products.

Supervise competitive grant programs that award funds to agricultural businesses, government entities and not-for-profits.

Approve the development, preparation, and maintenance of information to promote and market NYS agricultural commodities and products.

Approve and develop materials for presentation at marketing and trade show events that promote and market New York's food products to consumers, wholesalers, retailers, and the food industry.

Supervise Economic Development Program Specialists 1 (Agriculture).

Assign work; evaluate performance; and train and counsel staff.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

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