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Research Support in Johnston, IA at NextGen

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

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Job Description


  • Research workers are responsible for completing tasks associated with research field experiments.

  • Work conditions may be hot, humid and muddy.

  • Training will be provided.

  • Research workers will be responsible for duties such as:


    • Detailed data collection and data management in outside environments

    • Hand picking corn

    • Tissue sampling corn plants in field

    • Weeding fields

    • Corn pollinating in corn fields

    • Some lab work associated with agriculture research, seed filling, or in a greenhouse, lifting more than 60 pounds.

    • Individual must display good communication skills, a high degree of self-motivation and work well independently as well as a team member with minimal supervision.