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Job Opening – Farm Worker/Research Technician

The University of Georgia Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center has a job opening for Farm Worker/Research Technician.  The responsibilities of this position include assisting the Farm Manager and inmate labor crew with conducting research trials and farm/facility maintenance.  The Center utilizes inmate labor from Rogers State Prison, and this position will work closely with a corrections officer and inmate crew to carry out farm duties. Day to day tasks on the farm include but are not limited to: planting, harvesting, tillage operations, and application of pesticides.  Requires working outdoors and heavy lifting. Experience with operating farm equipment is preferred, but not required.  The position is a full-time, benefits eligible position including retirement.  $30,000 minimum salary depending on qualifications. On-farm housing option also available.

To apply for and/or see the complete listing for this position, please go to https://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/124181

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