CSIRO's cotton research is improving the sustainability, productivity, fibre quality and distinctiveness of the Australian cotton crop through development of high-performing varieties, matching crop management strategies, improved post-harvest fibre processing technologies, and development of value-added co-products. Currently with 100 percent of Australian cotton grown from CSIRO varieties, we're adding value at all levels of the Australian cotton industry, including molecular biology, plant breeding, crop management and post-harvest processing.
The Agricultural Research Assistant will be part of our dynamic and multi-skilled Cotton Breeding Group, and will provide valued assistance in general field & greenhouse operations and maintenance, and various sampling & experimental work at Myall Vale, NSW.
We have several Agricultural Research Assistant roles available within the team that are generally of similar nature. However, specific duties and responsibilities for each role may slightly differ.
Location: Myall Vale, Narrabri, NSW
Salary: AU$48K – AU$62K plus up to 15.4% superannuation
For full details about this role please review the Position Description
* Please note this role involves a significant amount of outdoor fieldwork, and may require working outside of general work hours.
To be eligible to apply for this role, you must be an Australian/New Zealand Citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident currently residing in Australia.
The successful applicant will be required to obtain and provide a National Police Check or equivalent, as well as undertake a pre-employment medical examination prior to commencement.
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Please apply on-line and provide a cover letter and CV that best demonstrate your motivation and ability to meet the requirements of this role.
Sunday 26 September 2021, 11:00pm AEST
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