Temporary Research Specialist

North Carolina State University
September 23, 2023
Offerd Salary:$25-$27
Working address:N/A
Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Negotigation
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Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number PG193763TM

Position Number 11ASO3111 Position Type Temporary Essential Job Duties

Support multiple research projects in plant breeding, crop production and carbon dynamics in organic and conventional cropping systems. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Collect and prepare samples of plant and soil from ongoing field experiments and prepares these for analysis.
  • Compiles and verifies supporting records documenting sample collection procedures and status from various sources.
  • Alpha testing for the hardware development team which includes testing and troubleshooting our newly developed products. This includes testing and troubleshooting the software and hardware in the field, collecting test data and actively participate in development process by providing feedback to the Computer Vision team and the Engineering team.
  • Is Time Limited No If Yes, Appointment Length

    Department Information

    Job City & State Beltsville, MD

    Department Crop and Soil Sciences

    System Information

    Classification Title Temporary-Technical/Paraprofessional

    Working Title Temporary Research Specialist

    Position Information

    Requirements and Preferences

    Work Schedule 8am to 5pm – schedule fluctuates with season and program needs

    Other Work/Responsibilities

  • n/a
  • Minimum Experience/Education

  • BS in Agriculture related with at least 2 years experience
  • Department Required Skills

  • n/a
  • Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education

  • Experience working with research protocols
  • Experience handling samples.
  • Required License or Certification

  • n/a
  • Valid NC Driver's License required? No Commercial Driver's License Required? No


    Recruitment Details

    Anticipated Hiring Range $25-$27/hr

    Recruitment Dates

    Job Open Date 08/23/2023

    Applicant Information

    Quick Link https: // jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/189005


    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. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process are welcome to contact 919-515-3148 to speak with a representative at the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity.

    If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected].

    Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

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  • Do you possess a BS in an Agriculture related field with at least 2 years of related experience?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have experience working with research protocols?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have experience handling samples?
  • Yes
  • No
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