Position InformationPosting Number PG193160TM
Position Number 15SPP99 Position Type Temporary Essential Job Duties
Assist with cataloguing Christmas Tree Genetics program seed inventory, provide assistance to projects that require extraction of terpenes, maintain website and web design, maintain plant materials in CTG greenhouses.
Is Time Limited Yes If Yes, Appointment Length 6 months
Department InformationJob City & State Raleigh, NC
Department Forestry and Environmental Resources
System InformationClassification Title Temporary-Technical/Paraprofessional
Working Title Research Lab AssistantPosition Information
Requirements and PreferencesWork Schedule Variable depending on schedule and current project activities
Assist the Principal Investigator (PI) in seed inventory and moisture analysis. Assist lab members with terpene extractions using various solvent extraction protocols. Maintenance of plant materials in greenhouse, including watering and grafting. Develop program website with Wordpress and other graphic materials using Adobe Photoshop and Canva as needed. Maintain Dakboard and update as required. Participate in regular check-in meetings with PI to update progress.
Working toward a BS in Environmental Sciences or recently graduated. Experience using MS Excel, Word, Wordpress, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Dakboard and Canva.
Department Required Skills
Must have experience with terpene extraction and tree seed anatomy and moisture analysis. Must also be experienced with using Wordpress to update websites and Dakboard. Website and graphic design experience is required.
Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education
Recently graduated with BS in Environmental Science
Required License or Certification
Valid NC Driver's License required? No Commercial Driver's License Required? NoRecruitment
Recruitment DetailsAnticipated Hiring Range $15.00/hr
Recruitment DatesJob Open Date 02/13/2023
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