Bee Lab Technician - Tenders Global

Bee Lab Technician

Auburn University

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Position Information

Requisition Number Stu02065P
Home Org Name Entomology and Plant Pathology
Division Name College of Agriculture
Position Title Bee Lab Technician
Working Title (if different from Position Title)
Job Summary Most work will occur in the field under typical (hot and humid) Alabama conditions; some laboratory work is also expected
Essential Functions
  • Traveling to field sites around Alabama
  • Assist w/native bee field work including setting up insect traps & sweep netting
  • Processing insect specimens for pinning
  • Assisting w/ outreach events
  • Collecting/Entering data into spreadsheets
  • Assist w/beekeeping tasks such as hive management
  • Honeybee box building & maintenance
  • Research related tasks
  • Assist w/outreach events
  • Collecting/Entering data into spreadsheets
Minimum Qualifications
  • Enrolled student at Auburn University
  • Interest in Entomology or related discipline
  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License
  • Ability to work outside for long periods
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Preferred Qualifications Experience in insect collection, beehives, bee collecting and data entry
Pay Rate $11.00/hour
Work Hours 20
City position is located in: Auburn
State position is located: Alabama

Posting Detail Information

Posting Date 01/29/2023
Closing Date
EEO Statement Auburn University is committed to an inclusive and diverse campus environment. Women, underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.
Special Instructions to Applicants Please ensure to include CV and a one-page cover letter describing your relevant experience, research interests, and position preference, only complete applications will be considered.
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