Division/College: College of Agricultural & Life Sciences
Employee Category: Classified
Pay Range: $15.00 per hour or higher depending on experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: This position will perform farming, irrigation, and maintenance duties in support of research related to irrigated potatoes, forage, and grain crops at the Aberdeen R&E Center under the general direction of the Farm Supervisor or other staff as designated by the Superintendent.
Experience in operation and maintenance of a variety of diesel and gasoline powered farm equipment.
Using electrical and hand operated shop tools.
Thorough knowledge of methods used in agricultural crop production.
Ability to keep complete and accurate records.
Ability to work well with others; effectively supervise temporary and non-skilled workers.
Experience with irrigation systems and general irrigated agricultural.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Ability to lift, carry, and/or otherwise move up to 80 lbs.
Ability to work in adverse environmental conditions.
Ability to lift, carry, and/or otherwise move up to 80 lbs.Ability to work in adverse environmental conditions.
Required Licensures, Certifications or other
Posting Number: SP003791P
Posting Date: 02/08/2023
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: Applications received by March 12, 2023, will receive first consideration.
IMPORTANT: To be considered, your 'Letter of Qualification' must address EACH of the required qualifications, including pertinent education and/or experience. In addition, to improve your ranking during the evaluation process, address as many of the Preferred Qualifications as possible. Information on a resume WILL NOT be accepted as a substitute for submitting a Letter of Qualification.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
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