Blue Flower

Contract Technician - Agricultural 

Catchments Programme

 

(Ref: CT / JC / 0115) 

Wexford, Ireland

 

 

BASIC FUNCTION:

 

To provide technical, field and laboratory support to Agricultural Catchment Programme staff and to implement the agreed protocols including:

 

Collection of the environmental, economic and production data required by the programme team.

Maintenance of equipment and facilities in the catchments.

Participation in dissemination of information generated by the programme.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

To maintain monitoring and recording equipment and facilities in good condition.

To record (using notebooks, data-loggers, computers, etc.) chemical, physical, financial and attitudinal data.

To collect, process and analyse as appropriate samples of soil, water, manure, plants and other materials as required by the programme protocols.

Person Specification

 

Essential

 

Candidates must have a Level 6 qualification in agricultural or environmental science or a related discipline.

Desirable

 

A Level 7 qualification agricultural science, environmental science or analytical chemistry in would be a distinct advantage

How to Apply

 

A detailed job description and application form for this position can be accessed on the Teagasc Website at www.teagasc.ie/careers 

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Interviews are likely to be scheduled for week commencing 2 February 2015 subject to the availability of interview board members.

 

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