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G.A.S. Unlimited, Inc Agricultural Field Research Associate Contract in Yorkton, SK

G.A.S. Unlimited, Inc

Branch Yorkton SK CA

Position:
Agricultural Field Research Associate
Location:
Yorkton, SK

*Location: * Yorkton, SK *Duration: * 8+ Months *Skills Required: * • Good computer skills (working knowledge of Excel, Word and any database program). •

Location: Yorkton, SK

Duration: 8+ Months

Skills Required:

  • Good computer skills (working knowledge of Excel, Word and any database program).
  • Experience in machinery operation and maintenance of farm equipment
  • Field research experience
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Very good organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to details
  • Ability to work independently
  • Already possess or be willing to obtain a Pesticide Applicator’s License
  • Appropriate provincial drivers license for medium vehicle operation (?10,000lbs GCWR)
  • Ability to work flexible hours depending on the season
  • Good communication skills

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Actively participate in the operation of an extensive field testing program
  • Participate in all aspects of a comprehensive field research program
  • Maintain and operate field research equipment
  • Assist in locating fields for research programs
  • Assist in field planning, seed organization and setup
  • Maintain plots throughout the year using field sprayers, cultivators, backpack sprayers and hand held equipment.
  • Take comprehensive field notes as directed
  • Maintaining orderly research records

Education/Training/Certifications:

  • BS. degree or diploma in agricultural science or related field

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $28.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Yorkton, SK

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Yorkton, SK, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-02
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