Agricultural Assistant I

Feb 18, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job no: 515796
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Collier
Categories: Agriculture/Life Science/Vet Medicine, Veteran's Preference Eligible
Department:60910000 - AG-SWFREC-IMMOKALEE

Classification Title:

Agricultural Assistant I

Job 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

Expected Salary:

Salary will be commensurate with experience and education

Minimum Requirements:


Preferred Qualifications:

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

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