• Previous
  • Next
6Nov

Pioneer Farm Livestock and Crop Assistant

University Of Wisconsin-Platteville, Platteville, WI

Position Summary: The University of Wisconsin-Platteville is seeking applicants for the full-time position of Pioneer Farm Livestock and Crop Assistant. This position assists with the care of livestock, fieldwork, lab preparation and maintenance and repair of equipment on the farm.

UW-Platteville Pioneer Farm is part of the School of Agriculture. Pioneer Farm's mission is to provide on-farm experiences for students, to evaluate management practices, to conduct systems and applied research, and to communicate education and research to students, agencies, producers, and the public.

Responsibilities:

-Responsible for feed delivery, inventory, mixing and storage for all livestock at Pioneer Farm

-Maintain commodity inventory for the livestock units (dairy, beef, swine, bull test)

-Maintenance and repair of all equipment involved in feed mixing, delivery and storage

-Assist in production of grade A milk and care of dairy animals including milking, bedding and treating animals

-Assist in production of fields crops and operation of machinery -Maintain Pioneer Farm grounds, lab preparation, data collection and record keeping for classes and research

-Assist with maintaining Pioneer Farm grounds and facilities, -Occasional evening and weekend work required.

Minimum Qualifications:

-Two or more years’ experience working with livestock and crops

-Experience with farm machinery operation and repair

Preferred Qualifications:

-Associate or Bachelor Degree within an agriculturally related field Application

Deadline:

To ensure full consideration applications must be received by December 3, 2018. Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled. For complete job description and application go to http://careers.uwplatt.edu/cw/en-us/listing/. AA/EEO Employer

Apply for this Job!
Alternate Web Site:Click to visit

Show housing near this job

Job Details

Req Num 494173
ID 548881
Location
Platteville, WI
Positions 1
Type
Employee
Status
Full Time
Pay --
Categories
Agricultural
Animal Care
Labor
Benefits
Health Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
Life Insurance
Retirement Plan
Paid Vacation
Paid Sick Leave
Paid Holidays

Preferred Candidates

Years of Experience --
Education --

accessdubuquejobs.com is a product of THMedia © 2015