Research Assistant

North Carolina State University

United States

February 14, 2022

Description

Posting Details Posting Number PG192234TM

Position Number 15SPP92 Position Type Temporary Essential Job Duties

1. Assisting with sorting plants, roots and soil samples 2. Drying and weighing vegetation samples 3. Assisting with grinding soil and vegetation samples 4. Assisting with organizing and archiving samples after laboratory analysis in completed 5. Assisting with maintaining greenhouse study 6. ssisting with simple data analysis and manuscript drafting

Is Time Limited Yes If Yes, Appointment Length 9 months

Job City & State Raleigh, NC

Department Forestry and Environmental Resources

Classification Title Temporary-Technical/Paraprofessional

Working Title Research Assistant

Position Information Work Schedule 8:00am - 5:00pm (not to exceed 20 hrs per week)

Other Work/Responsibilities

Measuring, processing and collecting samples from greenhouse study. Simple data analysis and manuscript drafting.

Minimum Experience/Education

Must have completed an undergraduate degree in environmental studies/sciences, plant biology, biology or chemistry.

Department Required Skills

Ability to use Microsoft Word or Excel

Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education

At least one year experience with a research project (greenhouse, lab, etc.).

Required License or Certification

N/A

Valid NC Driver's License required? No Commercial Driver's License Required? No

Recruitment Anticipated Hiring Range $12.00/hr Job Open Date 01/14/2022 Quick Link https: // jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/155759

AA/EEO

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or workatncstate@ncsu.edu. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree equivalency verified at www. wes.org or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Do you have a bachelor's degree in environmental studies/sciences, plant biology, biology or chemistry (or related field of study)?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have experience using MS Word and Excel?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Optional Documents

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