Seasonal Field Personnel - Brookings, SD

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#### Primary Responsibilities
Field Personnel will conduct jobs for which the Field Scientist, Farm Manager, or Research Technician deem him/her qualified and adequately trained to complete. Adequate training will be provided on a task-by-task basis by one of the above mentioned supervisory personnel. Typically, these are interns who have participated in GLP training.
This is a temporary position.
#### Reporting to
SGS Agriculture Research Field Scientist
#### Specific responsibilities
At all times, comply with SGS Code of Integrity and Professional Conduct
Maintain equipment and facilities in accordance with applicable SOP's and in a clean, neat and organized manner.
Complete assigned duties according to applicable SOP's.
Field Personnel are not allowed to complete any work to GLP plots without permission from a Field Scientist, Farm Manager or Research Technician.
Specific duties associated with the conduct of trials are detailed in SGS SOP 16.3 and 18.3. These duties are briefly summarized below:
Plot maintenance, planting and cultivation under direction of Field Scientist or Farm Manager
Pollinations, sampling and field data collection under direction of Field Scientist
#### Profile
Relevant experience preferred working in an Agricultural setting
#### Skills
Must be detail-oriented, well organized and able to work independently.
Excellent communications skills required.
Must be able to work in a fast paced environment.
Ability to handle a variety of projects effectively, efficiently and with confidentiality.
GLP - Maintain thorough knowledge of GLP requirements, regulatory guidelines, and SGS SOP's
#### Additional information
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts the company's rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
SGS is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability employer.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.
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Industry or Theme: Agriculture & Food
Functional Area: Laboratories
Contract Type:
Reference Number: US04373
Listing Date: 02.04.2014 00
Closing Date: 31.07.2014 00

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