Employment

Two positions are available at the Northwest Research and Outreach Center:

Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist in Nutrient and Water Management (for Cropping Systems of NW Minnesota)  in the Department of Soil, Water, and Climate and Northwest Research and Outreach Center  (NWROC). 

The position is 60% Research, 40% Extension  and is located at NWROC in Crookston, MN.

Application Process: A complete application must include:

(1) a detailed curriculum vitae
(2) academic transcripts
(3) a statement of goals for research and extension
(4) copies of up to four examples of research or Extension publications
(5) the names and contact information of three referees, and any additional documents. Online application process allows seven documents for attachments.

You must apply online for this position. To review additional specifics related to the 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: 320120 and apply for the position.

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Farm Operations Manager

General Overview:

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.

Available: March, 2018

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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: 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.