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Research Specialist II - Plant Science - Extension

Company: University of Tennessee
Location: Jackson
Posted on: February 15, 2020

Job Description:

Research Specialist II - Plant Science - Extension US-Tennessee-Jackson Research Specialist II Department of Plant Sciences Jackson, Tennessee Pay Grade 36 Continuation of this position is dependent upon continued funding and satisfactory work performance. Duties/Responsibilities: The Plant Sciences Department at the Institute of Agriculture is seeking applicants for a Research Specialist II which is an Extension field research position located at the West TN Research and Education Center in Jackson, TN. Duties include: * Provide skilled technical assistance for applied research and Extension programs related to agronomic practices and weed control in field crops by assisting the corn and soybean agronomy program director and the weed specialist. * Design and implement research center and on-farm trials. * Interact with research center personnel, county agents, producers and farm mangers to establish trials and clearly communicate trial objectives. * Collect necessary in-season data as required in trial protocols, enter data, and assist with data analysis. * Operate, repair and maintain planting, spraying and harvest equipment. Transport plot equipment as needed in a safe manner. * Provide program support to the corn and soybean agronomy program director by training and supervising full-time and temporary staff, assisting with reporting outcomes to collaborating stakeholders, maintain an organized system of research data and equipment records, and assisting with Extension educational programs. * Provide leadership for a program of activities that meets the needs of all eligible clientele regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion or veteran status. Minimum/Required Qualifications (include education, experience, skills & abilities, licenses & certifications): * A BS degree in Agriculture Science or related field is required: a MS is preferred * One plus years experience in row crop production including familiarity with planting, spraying and harvesting equipment is required. * One plus years experience in small and large plot trial research experimental design is required * Excellent communication skills and experience with data entry are required. * Must possess or be able to acquire a certified pesticide applicator s license. To Apply: Please apply online by clicking the link below. Submit a complete application packet which is to include: 1) a letter of interest, 2) a current resume or curriculum vitae, 3) and official transcripts showing conferred degree(s). UT Extension provides a gateway to the University of Tennessee as the outreach unit of the Institute of Agriculture. With an office in every Tennessee county, UT Extension delivers educational programs and research-based information to citizens throughout the state. In cooperation with Tennessee State University, UT Extension works with farmers, families, youth and communitites, to improve lives by addressing problems and issues at the local, state and national levels Research Technical Feb 4, 2020, 10:00:19 PM Full-time

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