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Research Analyst II
Job SummaryThe person must have a good knowledge of plant production and harvesting.
Knowledge of: Horticulture, Agriculture, Tropical Plant Production, Plant Health, Botany, Data entry, Record keeping, Desktop computer software
Essential skills: Seed propagation, greenhouse management, proficient in Microsoft word, excel and power point, use of vehicles, tractors, tillers lawn mowers, pesticide sprayers, office and lab equipment, digital camera.
Abilities to: Collect data, either numerical information or biological samples, recognize of plant health problems, work as part of a team, and communicate verbally and in writing in English
Bachelors degree in horticulture or related plant sciences
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Physical demands: While performing duties of job, employee will be required to work outdoors in hot weather. This position requires the employee to be able to lift 50 lbs and carry it at least 25 yards. Work environment: The noise level in the work environment will probably be moderate. The work environment is a mix of outdoors and indoors.