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Institution Name: Division of Agriculture of the University of Arkansas
The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture is a state wide campus, with faculty based on University campuses, at Research and Extension Centers and in every Arkansas county. It consists of the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station (AES) and the Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service (CES), and is home to more than 1400 employees. The Division was established in 1959 and is headed by the Vice-President for Agriculture. The Division headquarters is located in Little Rock with the rest of the University of Arkansas System Administration. As an employer, the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance.
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Department:HORT | Horticulture
Summary of Job Duties:Project Leader Assistance: Assist with experimental plots maintenance and application of treatments/cultural practices and collection of data. As requested performs effective farm labor involving land preparation, planting and crop maintenance using tractors and equipment.
Anticipate Project Leader needs to improve assistance and communication.
Interacts well with faculty, staff and students with low incidence of legitimate complaints.
Machine Maintenance: Repair and maintenance of farm and lab machinery and vehicles. Order parts as needed. Performs scheduled lubrications and inspection of farm and lab equipment including tractors, field equipment, harvest equipment, mowers, various motors, and vehicles. Operates equipment in a safe and professional manner. Keeps precise and up to date records.
Facility Maintenance and Repair: Repair and maintain Horticulture farm buildings and greenhouses.
Repair and maintain the following: furniture, windows and doors, plumbing, painting, carpentry, fences and roads. Keeps precise and up to date records of weather, fuel and maintenance schedules.
Repairs equipment in a precise and timely manner. Assists others with equipment problems.
Paints and repairs horticulture equipment and buildings.
Supervision: Supervise and monitor classified and seasonal employees. Stay informed about employee performance and job responsibilities. Provides on-going feedback to improve employee performance. Encourage people to solve problems on their own. Builds positive relationships.
Encourages teamwork. Encourages staff in professional development and improvement of skills.
The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma; plus five years of progressively more responsible experience in farming operations, including two years in a leadership or supervisory capacity.
Required Documents to Apply:
List of three Professional References (name, email, business title), Resume
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Recruitment Contact Information:
Dr. Wayne Mackay, Professor and Head, Department of Horticulture, [email protected]
Dr. Vaughn Skinner, Resident Director, Ag Experiment Station, [email protected]
All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site https://uasys.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/UASYS
Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.
Pre-employment Screening Requirements:
The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture may conduct pre-employment background checks on certain positions for applicants being considered for employment.The background checks may include a criminal background check and a sex offender registry check.Required checks are identified in the position listing.A criminal background check or arrest pending adjudication information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absences of a relationship to the requirements of the position.Background check information will be used in a consistent, non-discriminatory manner consistent with the state and federal law.
The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture commits itself to policies of affirmative action and diversity with respect to both employment opportunities and program participation.The Division complies with these policies not merely because of legal requirements, but because we believe that such practices are basic to human dignity.As such, the Division welcomes all applicants to apply without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital or veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.Candidates must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment.All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.
Constant Physical Activity:Climbing, Crawling, Crouching, Driving, Feeling
Frequent Physical Activity:Grasping, Hearing, Kneeling, Lifting, Pulling, Pushing, Reaching, Sharps, Talking, Walking
Occasional Physical Activity:Balancing, Standing, Stooping
Company: University of Arkansas
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Tirhutdivision,Bihar,India
Application Deadline: N/A