A greenhouse assistant position is available in the soybean pathology lab in the Department of Botany and Plant Pathology. Duties will include preparation of planting materials (sterilizing sand or soil, cleaning pots, preparing labels), planting, watering, assisting with inoculations, breaking down experiments after completion, and maintaining a clean greenhouse. Applicant needs to have a strong work ethic (reliable, consistent, and efficient), good communication skills, ability to follow oral/written instruction and to work independently. Applicants should also be able to routinely lift 20-40 lbs. This position is available now through May 31 with a possibility of an extension through summer. Applicants should be able to work 10-15 hours/week from 8am to 5pm and are asked to water on Saturdays (less than 1 hr). Pay is dependent on experience. If interested, please email resume with 2-3 references to Teresa Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org
. Please use "Greenhouse Assistant" for the subject heading.