OPS HOURLY NON-SECRETARY/CLERK

 
  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Sep 13, 2022
Full Time - Fixed Term

Job Description:

Classification Title:

OPS HOURLY NON-SECRETARY/CLERK

Job Description:

Actively work on day to day field, lab, and green house operations related to breeding research. Perform seed processing, thrashing, cleaning, preparation of nurseries and yield trials, planting of yield trials and nurseries, the management of seed inventories, nursery and yield trial planning. Harvest nurseries and yield trials Travel to Quincy, Citra and other locations for different breeding activities, may require stay overnight and work longer hours during planting and harvesting time.

Help and generate data in different small grain breeding experiments under heat and drought conditions. Collect data on plant growth stages, diseases.

Preparation of nurseries and yield trials, planting of yield trials and nurseries, the management of seed inventories, nursery and yield trial planning. Harvest nurseries and yield trials Travel to Quincy, Citra and other locations for different breeding activities, may require stay overnight and work longer hours during planting and harvesting time.

Help and generate data in different small grain breeding experiments under heat and drought conditions. Collect data on plant growth stages, diseases, yield and yield components in different yield trials. Take different notes in breeding nurseries and greenhouse experiments.

Expected Salary:

$14.00-$15.00 per hour.

Minimum Requirements:

Valid Florida Driver License.

Preferred Qualifications:

Strong background in production agriculture and experience operating field equipment desirable. Experience with field crops is highly preferable.

Farm equipment, experience with Microsoft Word, Excel.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

This position has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not reapply.

Work on weekends is not required, but occasionally will need to work after 5 pm during harvesting and planting season.

This is a time-limited position.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required:No.