Temporary Field Research Assistant

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Essential Job Duties:

Assist in field-based small grains and OVT programs collecting and managing data for 2021 season. Visit field locations to document trial condition, take aerial imagery of locations, collect data, scout for insect pests and diseases and report problems back to supervisor.

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Job City & State:

Raleigh, NC


Crop and Soil Sciences

Classification Title:

Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional

Working Title:

Temporary Field Research Assistant

Work Schedule:

Generally Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, some evenings and overnights inside the state required during busy times

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Minimum Experience/Education:

-B.S. Degree in Agriculture

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Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education:

-1-2 years experience in agricultural research

Required License or Certification:

-Valid Driver’s License

Valid NC Driver's License required?:


Commercial Driver's License Required?:


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Job No:
Posted: 6/8/2021
Application Due: 8/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time