Successful applicant will assist in all aspects of Foundation Seed Increase Program including but not limited to: soil sampling, preparing seed bed; planting, tilling fallow; picking rocks; swathing; cleaning combine; hauling grain; cleaning storage bins, areas and machinery; fulfilling seed orders; operating and maintaining seed cleaning equipment; storing bagged seed; operating fork lift, tractors and other equipment; and assisting with off-station plots. Positions will also oversee shop area maintaining and repairing of all (dry land, irrigation, and plot) equipment at the Williston Research Extension Center.
*High School Diploma/ GED
*Three years related work experience
*Experience with farm machinery maintenance and repair
*Experience with grain cleaning and equipment involved
*Experience operating fork lift, tractors, trucks, and other equipment
*Good written, interpersonal and oral communication skills
*Valid driver’s license
*Welding and fabrication experience
*Farming background with experience
*ND Pesticide Application Certification or willingness/ability to obtain
*Experience transporting machinery
Open Until Filled:
Internal/External Simultaneously: Open to all applicants
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicant must be willing to work in outdoor conditions in all seasons of weather. Hazardous working conditions will include working with pesticides.
No Smoking Notice:
As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. § 23-12-10.
North Dakota State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Veteran’s Preference Notice:
This position is subject to North Dakota Veteran’s Preference requirements.
Williston, North Dakota
North Dakota State University - 16 months ago