Two positions are available at the Northwest Research and Outreach Center along with Summer job opportunities:
Farm Operations Manager
The primary mission of NWROC is to conduct applied agriculture research important to NW Minnesota, the state and nation and to extend the results of that research through the outreach/Extension component of the mission. To accomplish this mission, two vectors were established. One vector is the actual research and outreach programs most often led by NWROC resident faculty and St. Paul campus based faculty along with a talented research support staff. The second vector is the actual operations of NWROC via talented support staff that provides essential support for the research and outreach mission. The announced position is part of the operations support staff of NWROC.
To apply for this position, please logon to https://humanresources.umn.edu/jobs and click on “Search and Apply for Job Posting.” Follow the on-line steps to login as a new user or as a return user. Once logged in, search for job number: 303269 and apply for the position.
Farm Equipment Operator
A Farm Equipment Operator position is available at the Northwest Research and Outreach Center located at the University of Minnesota Crookston Campus. The Farm Equipment Operator assists the Farm Foreman in all areas of fieldwork and farm machinery operations. The position is a continuing position for 9 months from April to January of each year. The position will also be responsible for assisting with research plots when needed, as well as assisting the maintenance crew as needed. Good communication skills and collaboration efforts are used in all areas of this position to be a good team member.
Available: March/April, 2018
Appointment: This position is considered a 9-month appointment, with a break in service for three months each year (Jan, February, March).
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To apply for this position, please logon to http://humanresources.umn.edu/jobs and click on “Search and Apply for Job Posting.” Follow the on-line steps to login as a new user or as a return user. Once logged in, search for job number: 322237 and apply for the position.
Summer Job Opportunities:
Research assistants needed for summer work (June through August) in research plot fields and laboratories.
- Candidate must be reliable and hard-working with a positive attitude
- Students with a science/agriculture major or interest are encouraged to apply
- Must be able to keep concentration during repetitive procedures with focus on accuracy.
- Work is full time (8:00am-4:30pm Monday-Friday) during the summer months. Will work with class schedules if you are a student.