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Professional Aide

Michigan State University

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Work type:Support Staff
Pay Grade: 05
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Agriculture And Nat Resources
Department: Entomology Agriculture And Natural Res 10002268
Sub Area: AP- Professionals
Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience
Location:East Lansing

Position Summary(Basic Job Function)

This is a temporary or an on-call position. Provides professional support. Responsibilities may include general business, science, medical, agricultural or other professional support functions. Term: Temps can work two (2) nine (9) month terms with a week break in service in between and at the end of the second term terminate for three (3) months or switch to an on-call. On-Call allowed to work 1039 hours in any twelve (12) month period.

Unit Position Summary

The MSU Entomology Department seeks qualified applicants for Temporary positions. Duties will include following established protocols to oversee and set-up laboratory and/or field operations, assists in planning and designing experiments, conducting experiments, and analyzing resulting data in order to participate in conducting research projects. Background in Entomology is desired but must be willing to learn basic insect identification and handling techniques. Must comply with laboratory and field safety regulations and procedures. Duties will also include effective communication with team members. The position may require driving a university owned vehicle; a valid Vehicle Operators License is required.

Desired Qualifications

Ability to work outdoors in adverse conditions for long periods of time. Good communication skills are highly desirable. Organized and punctual.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Together-we-will Statement

The university is requiring all MSU students, faculty and staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19 with limited exceptions. Learn more at:

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