Biological Scientist I

 
  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Jan 18, 2023
Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Classification Title:

Biological Scientist I

Job Description:

This is a time-limited position.

Ability to operate heavy machinery, including aerial lifts. Must be able to work from aerial lift from 20-80ft.

Pollen and cone collection and processing, crossing, grafting.

Progeny/field test establishment, management, and measurement

Data management and analysis with MS Office suite and Some skill with programming in statistical software packages such as SAS, R or ASReml are desirable

Coordination with cooperative members and collaborators and presentation of results at meetings

Orchard/clone bank establishment and management

Expected Salary:

$40,000

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelors degree in biology or a closely related life science field.

Preferred Qualifications:

BS in Forest Science or equivalent; Some southern pine tree improvement experience, ability to program in statistical software

Special Instructions to Applicants:

This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not apply.

In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.

This position is eligible for veteran’s preference. If you are claiming veteran’s preference, please upload a copy of your DD 214 Member Copy 4 with your application for consideration. See our Veteran's Preference Page for more specific information.

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