Research Technician II (Poultry Center)
Prairie View A&M University
Adloc Cooperative Agriculture And Research Center
Proposed Minimum Salary
Prairie View, Texas
The College of Agriculture & Human Sciences at Prairie View A&M University
invites applications from accomplished individuals to join a team of faculty/
research scientists/ in the area of poultry research and production
management. The successful candidate for this position must have demonstrated
successful hands on experience in poultry husbandry, slaughtering, processing,
fabrication and packaging, layer management, egg handling, selection, grading,
and storage. He/she will be expected to contribute to a very vigorous animal
science program that supports the research, teaching and outreach programs in
Essential Duties and Job Responsibilities:
Assist faculty and other scientists with all research projects conducted
at the poultry unit.
Provide leadership in the day to day management and maintenance of the
Ensure that buildings and equipment are ready for conducting research.
Assist in data collection and analysis of poultry research.
Assist with teaching poultry science laboratory classes.
Coordinate and maintenance outdoor facilities and laboratory equipment and
supplies for the poultry unit.
Keep records of all research and inventory of equipment at the poultry
Perform all other duties as assigned.
Required Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Three years of related experience.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.
Bachelor's degree in Animal or Related Sciences
Some experience in laboratory procedures
Prior experience in conducting research
Ability to communicate orally and to be able to write manuscripts
Previous experience working with animals
Be able to statistically analyze research data
Ability to lift moderately heavy objects.
Ability to exert heavy force.
Work beyond normal business hours and/or work on weekends.
Job Posting Close Date:
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required documents listed below are considered optional.
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history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's
verification of credentials and/or other information required by the
institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history
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