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
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
Work Schedule 8:00am - 5:00pm (not to exceed 20 hrs per week)
Measuring, processing and collecting samples from greenhouse study.
Simple data analysis and manuscript drafting.
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,
Required License or Certification
Valid NC Driver's License required? No
Commercial Driver's License Required? No
Anticipated Hiring Range $12.00/hr
Job Open Date 01/14/2022
Quick Link https: // jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/155759
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Do you have a bachelor's degree in environmental studies/sciences, plant biology, biology or chemistry (or related field of study)?
Do you have experience using MS Word and Excel?