Horticulture Student Worker - Deltsidis

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Posting NumberG/R10284PWorking TitleHorticulture Student Worker - DeltsidisDepartmentCAES HorticultureAbout the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/DepartmentCollege/Unit/Department websiteEmployment TypeEmployeeAdditional Schedule Information

up to 20 hours per week. Schedule to be determined by Supervisor

Advertised Salary$10.00 per hourAnticipated Start Date10/27/2020Posting Date10/02/2020Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsLocation of VacancyTifton Area EOO Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).

Duties/Responsibilities

Please approximate the percentage of time spent on each task (out of 100%) during a typical work week. List these tasks in order of importance, with the most critical task coming first. Do not list more than 6 entries – do not go below 5% time per assigned duty.

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Classification TitleStudent AssistantFLSANon-ExemptUGA Job CodeJob FamilyFTE.5Minimum QualificationsPosition Summary

Will perform a variety of duties involved in the research projects and activities of Dr. Deltsidis’ research program such as fruit and vegetable crop harvesting, postharvest experiments, sample preparation in the lab, and produce quality-related analyses. Upkeep of laboratory space and data entry are also requirements of this position. All tasks will be performed under the direction and supervision of the lab manager.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position

High School Diploma with experience working in agriculture/horticulture.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

Ability to understand and comprehend both verbal and written instructions and work well with others. Knowledge of the operation of computers and MS Office Suite programs.

Physical Demands

Bending, standing and walking in varying environments, inside and outside. Perform physical activities such as lifting up to 50 pounds. Driving.

Is this a Position of Trust?YesDoes this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? NoDoes this position require a P-Card? NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? NoIs driving a requirement of this position?YesDoes this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?NoDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications)NoPosting Specific Questions

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