Research technician at an agricultural research center responsible for assisting scientists in conducting the field crops research program. Position requires diverse skills with major responsibilities to include field research activities, equipment operation and maintenance, crop input application, and laboratory duties.
A.S. degree or equivalent related experience, with knowledge of field crop production and equipment operation
The experience or demonstrated ability to learn the skills necessary to operate and maintain specialized field research and laboratory equipment
Willingness to be timely to work schedule and desire to put forth consistent and full work days
Experience with field crop production, field equipment operation, agriculture pesticide application, equipment maintenance, and input utilization
Experience with field research techniques that include planting, imposition of treatments, maintenance, and harvest