Agricultural Tech II Research

Kansas State University
Baltimore, KS
United States
Category
Job Description

Agricultural Tech II Research




Department: 3670010040 Agronomy

Job no: 516337

Employment type: Staff Part Time (USS)

Location: Manhattan, Kansas

Worksite: On-site requirement

Categories: Research / Scientific / Grants, Agronomy

Pay Grade: 05B











About This Role:



The Kansas State University Agronomy Sorghum Genetics and Molecular Breeding Program is looking for a part-time Agricultural Technician II Research to work in field and greenhouse research activities. This individual will manage field maintenance, planting, and harvesting in field and greenhouse operations for plot-based research and breeding experiments.











Why Join Us:



Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit: https://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits











We Support Diversity and Inclusion:



Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.











Worksite Options:



This position is required to be performed on-site. Work is performed on employer premises or designated assignment location.











What You’ll Need to Succeed:



Minimum Qualifications:



  • One year relevant experience in plot-based field research


Preferred Qualifications:



  • BS degree in Agronomy or related field

  • Substantial experience in the operation, adjustment and maintenance of farm equipment.


Other Requirements:



  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.











How to Apply:



Please submit the following documents:



  1. Letter of interest

  2. Resume











Screening of Applications Begins:



Immediately and continues until position is filled.











Anticipated Hiring Pay Range:



$16.43 - $27.93











Equal Employment Opportunity:



Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.











Background Screening Statement:



In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.



 


 




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