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Soybean Breeding Technician - Program & Nursery Ma

at University of Arkansas - Fayetteville in Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Current University of Arkansas System employees (excluding those at UAMS) including student employees and graduate assistants need to log into Workday on My Apps. Simply enter "Find Jobs" in the Workday search bar to view open positions. All Job Postings will close at 12:01 a.m. CT on the specified Closing Date (if designated). To view the job posting closing date please return to the search for jobs page.If you close the browser or exit your application prior to submitting, the application process will be saved as a draft. You will be able to access and complete the application through "My Draft Applications" located on your Candidate Home page.Type of Position:Research

 

Workstudy Position:NoJob Type:Regular

 

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Sponsorship Available:YesInstitution Name: Division of Agriculture of the University of Arkansas

The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture is a state wide campus, with faculty based on University campuses, at Research and Extension Centers and in every Arkansas county. It consists of the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station (AES) and the Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service (CES), and is home to more than 1400 employees. The Division was established in 1959 and is headed by the Vice-President for Agriculture. The Division headquarters is located in Little Rock with the rest of the University of Arkansas System Administration. As an employer, the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance.

 

Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions you should review before applying for the opening. To apply for the position, please click theApply link/button.

 

If you have a disability and need assistance with the hiring process and require reasonable accommodations, please contact the Division's Office of Inclusion, Access, and Compliance at bbatiste@uada.edu.

 

For general application assistance or if you have questions about a job posting, please contact Human Resources at 501-671-2219 or 479-502-9820.Department:CSES | Soybean Breeding

 

Department's Website:Summary of Job Duties:The Field Technician - Program & Nursery Management will be responsible to:

1) Conduct all billing for the laboratory service center.

2) Coordinate all purchases of supplies for nursery and yield trials, including ordering of pre-printed stakes, planting envelopes, harvest bags, among other supplies necessary to conduct our field operations.

3) Aid the breeder in tracking project expenditures across cost centers.

4) Help coordinate, and execute the packaging, planting and harvest of nursery, and the threshing of population bulks, single-plants, and progeny rows.

5) Aid in the execution of field packaging, planting, maintenance, note taking, and harvesting of yield trials, pure rows, and laboratory/greenhouse experiments.Qualifications:

Required:

* Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts in a related field.

 

Preferred:

* 2 or more years of experience in Agriculture, Horticulture, or related field

* 2 or more years of experience in business administration or program/project management, or related field

* Experience in plant sciences research, including soybean breeding, a plus.

 

Salary Information:Commensurate with education and experience

 

Required Documents to Apply:Cover Letter/Letter of Application, List of three Professional References (name, email, business title), Resume

 

Optional Documents:Additional Information:

 

Recruitment Contact Information:Dr. Leandro Mozzoni, lmozzon@uark.edu

 

All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site

Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.Pre-employment Screening Requirements:Motor Vehicle Reports Check

The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture may conduct pre-employment background checks on certain positions for applicants being considered for employment.The background checks may include a criminal background check and a sex offender registry check.Required checks are identified in the position listing.A criminal background check or arrest pending adjudication information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absences of a relationship to the requirements of the position.Background check... For full info follow application link.

 

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

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Job Posting: 3103204

Posted On: Oct 23, 2021

Updated On: Nov 06, 2021