Assistant Research Farm Manager
Position Primary Purpose:Provides assistance to Farm Manager, with all requirements of field management, planting, harvest, records, & budget planning Essential FunctionsFollow and update field management plan as directed by Manager.Perform the timely application of chemicals, fertilizers, treatments according to procedures and protocols at DLF PICKSEED USA research locations (Philomath and rented land).Must maintain a current chemical applicators license. Use and maintain personal protective safety equipment as required.Ensure and perform timely soil preparation for new nurseries and trials as well as assistin seed harvest, seed cleaning and planting.Manage the maintenance of all equipment.Constructs plant variety protection studies or assists in the construction of such studies. Comply with all state regulations, federal regulations, compliance standards, and company policies and procedures. Previous Experience:12 months experience working an active farm Education:Associate degree or equivalent experience working on a research farm. Demonstrated Abilities: Knowledge of Chemicals, fertilizers, mechanics, equipment for use on a research farm and work environment,Attention to detail.Good critical thinking and time management skills with the ability to meet deadlines.Excellent communication and collaboration skills.Proficient in MS Office (Excel, Work, PowerPoint, etc.)Analytical and Math skills with the ability to collect, organize, and report on information with attention to detail and accuracy.Ability to work as part of a team and independentlyApply for this job.