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UNR Cooperative Extension (in Churchill County) Research Aid 2
UNR Cooperative Extension - Research Aid 2 Full-Time; Starts at $15.34 per hour.
This position functions as a field technician at the Newlands Research and Extension Center in Fallon, NV. The technician will conduct field preparations for a variety of research and Extension field demonstration plots.  This includes operation of various field equipment, establishment and maintenance of research plots, and collection of field data including vegetation measurements and crop yield. The incumbent will also be involved in irrigation water applications. The full-time position starts at $15.34 per hour. Apply by December 28, 2018. More information is available here: Research Aid 2

Required Qualifications:
Graduation from high school or equivalent education and two years of experience in general farm work which included caring for animals and crops and operating farm equipment and tools; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience described above; OR one year of experience performing routine support duties equivalent to a Research Aid I in Nevada State service. Two years of college level course work in agriculture, biological science or a related field may be substituted for one year of experience.

Pursuant to NRS 284.4066, some positions in this series have been identified as affecting public safety. Persons offered employment in these positions, must submit to pre-employment screening for controlled substances.