Student Hourly Assistant | College of Agriculture and Human Sciences

Prairie View A&M University
Baltimore, TX
United States
Job Description

Job Title

Student Hourly Assistant | College of Agriculture and Human Sciences


Prairie View A&M University


Adloc Cooperative Agriculture And Research Center

Proposed Minimum Salary

$15.00 hourly

Job Location

Prairie View, Texas

Job Type

Student Worker

Job Description

The student, under general supervision, will assist in the daily activity of a plant sciences lab in the Cooperative Agricultural Research Center (CARC) at the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences.


  • Carries out growth of plants and plant care
  • Conducts lab work including data collection and analysis
  • Preparation of reports
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Presently enrolled at Prairie View A&M University for at least nine (9) graduate or six (6) undergraduate semester credit hours during the term in which the work is to be done.
  • Must be in good academic standing (SAP) as demonstrated through your college; minimum 2.0 GPA
  • No prior experience necessary
  • For work eligibility during a summer term, a student must be enrolled for at least three (3) graduate or undergraduate semester credit hours during the term in which the work is to be done or preregistered at least six (6) undergraduate semester hours or nine (9) graduate semester hours for the upcoming fall term.

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • N/A

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Experience working in biological or agricultural research labs
  • Experience in data collection and report writing, including lab reports
  • Interest in working with plants

Other Requirements:

  • N/A

Job Posting Close Date:

  • Until Filled

Required Attachments:

Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box labeled as either “Resume/CV or Resume/Cover Letter” on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the “Resume/CV” or Resume/Cover Letter” attachment box.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Resume
  • Detailed Class Schedule

Application Submission Guidelines:

The required documents listed in the above-Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1793 or should you need assistance with the online application process.

All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU career site.

Background Check Requirements:

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.