Soil Sampler – Term
Farmers Edge is a global leader in decision agriculture servicing over 22 million paid product acres worldwide with precision digital solutions. Integrating field-centric data, easy-to-use software, state-of-the-art processing technology, predictive modelling, and advanced agronomic analytics, Farmers Edge provides growers with scalable solutions to produce more with less. Using innovative digital agronomic tools, Farmers Edge solutions focus on the sustainable production of high-yielding, high-quality crops and are designed to optimize inputs, minimize environmental impact, and protect economic viability of the farm. From seed selection to yield data analytics, Farmers Edge transforms big data into timely and accurate insights to support informed decision making. Location: Lincoln, NE; Beatrice NE (and surrounding area) Employment:3-5 months F/T Term with possibility of extensionAvailable for up to 40+ hours/wkAvailable to work weekdays and weekends Reporting to the Hub Operations Manager, the Seasonal Soil Sampler collects soil samples according to established methods and techniques using vehicles and quads with GPS equipment and soil sampling probes. They are responsible for ensuring quality control of samples and accurate recording of information.Duties may include the following:Travel to assigned rural locations to take core soil samples from grower's fields;Record sample data accurately;Meet with supervisor regularly to discuss field conditions;Database administration and upkeep;Safe operation of motorized vehicles;Those services reasonably related the performance of the foregoing duties; andOther duties as assigned. Education and ExperienceValid driver's license for designated state of employment;Some agricultural experience would be an asset;Ability to carry up to 20 kg;Ability to travel up to 25% of the time. To apply please click on APPLY TO THIS POSITION at the top of this Job Posting.Apply for this job.