University of Idaho
Job posting number: #7136539
Posted: March 27, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionPosition Summary
Assist with weed science research in field, greenhouse and laboratory. Examples of some duties include fill pots with soil, plant seeds, count seeds and plants, take measurements, weigh samples, enter data into computer for statistical analysis.
Due to requirements of the position, applicants must be at least 18 years of age.
Job Duty Function Contribute to research needs in the field by:
Collecting plant material, assisting with harvest and sample weighing, measuring plants, driving to and from different U of I research field locations.
Percentage Of Time 90%
Job Duty Function Contribute to team effort by:
Assisting with other research projects as needed.
Percentage Of Time 10%
Willingness and ability to work independently and stay focused during repetitive-type work.
Follow directions and maintain safe working practices.
Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to pass driving course and driving background check.
Be at least 18 years of age.
Experience with plants and/or field work or greenhouse work desired, not required.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions
Must be able to stand for prolonged periods and stoop to ground.
Ability to lift, carry, and/or otherwise move objects weighing up to 30 pounds.
Ability and willingness to work in adverse outdoor working conditions including warm and cool temperatures, sun, wind, and dust.