Technical Aide

Job description

Job no: 698538
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 00
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Agriculture And Nat Resources
Department: Entomology Agriculture And Natural Res 10002268
Sub Area: CT- Clerical Tech.
Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience
Location: In State
Categories: Temporary
Position Summary(Basic Job Function)

This is a temporary or an on-call position. Provides technical support. Responsibilities may include computer programming or operations; research support; medical patient care; technical equipment maintenance, repair, fabrication or operation; or other technical support functions.

Unit Position Summary

The MSU Entomology Department seeks qualified applicants for temporary positions for Summer 2021. Duties will include following established protocols to set up experiments, count and sample insects in the laboratory and/or field, collect and enter data. The applicants do not need a background in entomology but must be willing to learn basic insect identification and handling of insects. The applicants will often be driving in university own vehicles. Duties will also include effective communication with team members.

Valid Vehicle Operators License Required

Desired Qualifications

- Ability to work outdoors in adverse conditions for long periods of time.
- Good communication skills are highly desirable.
- Organized and punctual

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Work Hours


Summary of Physical Demands

Able to lift 50+ pounds and/or carrying of objects weighing 25+ pounds

Advertised: Apr 5, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Apr 16, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time




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Job No:
Posted: 4/6/2021
Application Due: 4/16/2021
Work Type: Full Time