Agricultural Assistant I
Job no: 515796
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Categories: Agriculture/Life Science/Vet Medicine, Veteran's Preference Eligible
Department:60910000 - AG-SWFREC-IMMOKALEE
Agricultural Assistant IJob Description:
- Works in the greenhouses with citrus nursery plants and the production of trees for new plantings
- Maintains greenhouse experiments and records data
- Maintains practices to provide good growth and production in citrus crops
- Takes plant growth measurements; assists with fruit harvest and yield determination of citrus; records and enters data
- Collects soil and/or plant tissue samples from citrus plots. Dries, screens or grinds, and prepares laboratory analysis
Salary will be commensurate with experience and educationMinimum Requirements:
Special Instructions to Applicants:
In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.
This position is open to current UF employees only.
Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.
This is a time-limited position.Health Assessment Required:
Advertised: 17 Feb 2021 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 24 Feb 2021 Eastern Standard Time