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Position

Horticultural Farm Specialist 

AID

 

Department

Southern University Agricultural Center 

Site

Southern University Baton Rouge 

Status

Full-time 

Filled

No 

Active

Yes 

ContactName

Andra Johnson, Ph.D.  

ContactPhone

225-771-2244 

ContactEmail

andra_johnson@suagcenter.com 

Category

Unclassified 

DatePosted

05/21/2019 

DateNeeded

 

Deadline

6/30/2019 11:55 PM 

DateRetired

 

Description

The position is a full-time 12-month appointment in the Southern University Agricultural Research Extension Center (SUAREC) and College of Agricultural, Family and Consumer Sciences (CAFCS) with full time responsibilities in horticultural activities including the areas of research and extension.

Qualifications

Minimal Qualifications:

Must have a B.S. degree in Plant and Soil Science or related discipline. An advanced degree in Plant Science or Environmental Science is preferred.

Must have at least five (5) years of experience as a farm manager

Must have at least five (5) years of agricultural industry experiences

Must have good communication and interpersonal skills

Must have ability to operate tractors and implements, basis tractor maintenance and repairs

To apply please submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vita or resume', names of three (3) references and college transcript showing highest degree earned (an official transcript will be required of finalists); and finalists for the position will be required to provide three (3) letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Andra Johnson, Vice Chancellor for Research and Technology Development
Office of Research
Fisher Hall, Room 117
Southern University and A & M College
Baton Rouge, LA 70813

Criminal background check and reference verification is required.
 
Southern University and A&M College is an equal opportunity employer.

Salary

$40,000-$50,000 
Attachments
Unclassified Application.doc    
Created at 5/21/2019 3:20 PM  by Mikhale Robins 
Last modified at 5/21/2019 3:21 PM  by Mikhale Robins