19 days old

student lab & field worker with Dr. Rudolph

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title student lab & field worker with Dr. Rudolph
Requisition Number DU07072
Department Name 81110:Horticulture
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $8.25/hr - 10.50/hr
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

None

Required Related Experience

Background or knowledge of agriculture preferred.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Driver’s license and five years of driving experience.

Physical Requirements

Lifting, pushing, pulling of heavy objects. Standing for long periods of time. Exposure to outdoor weather conditions.

Shift

Monday – Friday

10-20 hours during the semester. Hours will increase up to 30 hours or more per week during summer.

Job Summary

Student worker will mostly work at the UK Horticulture Research Farm and on campus in the laboratory. Student worker will assist at the farm with maintaining (weeding, fertilizing, irrigating, pruning, etc) and harvesting vegetable research plots and collecting data. May also assist in the greenhouse with seeding and management of greenhouse crops or traveling to growers’ farms to assist with on farm trials. If traveling, this will always be with at least one other person.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Background or knowledge of agriculture preferred. Laboratory experience.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Background or knowledge of agriculture preferred.

Deadline to Apply 04/16/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posted: 2021-03-24 Expires: 2021-04-23

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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