Recruitment closes November 26, 2012. All materials must be received by 11:59 p.m. on this date.
Water Resource Specialist
AA/EEO/D Employer - 135 N 2nd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003 Job Line: (602) 534 – JOBS (5627)
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Call: (602) 495-5703 Fax: (602) 495-5498 TTY: (602) 261-8687
ABOUT THIS POSITION
The Water Services Department seeks a creative and energetic individual to collect and analyze data about residential and non-residential water demand and wastewater generation. This individual will also help customers seeking assistance to improve water use efficiency and to help develop and implement programs to increase water efficiency to prepare for potential shortage conditions. The position would be ideal for a person with a strong grasp of residential and non-residential water use technologies and practices.
$49,338 - $73,653 annually.
JOB REQUIREMENTS Two years of experience in water demand management, water-use regulation, water-use information collection and analysis, and/or related field. A bachelor's degree in natural resources management, administration, economics, science, landscape architecture, communications or related field An equivalent combination of related experience and education may be considered.
posted Nov 12 2012
R&D Summer Intern Program at Dow AgroSciences (http://www.dowagro.com/careers/internships/lab.htm).
R&D internships are available in several chemistry, biology and computer science related disciplines, including (but not limited to) biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, microbiology, plant breeding, organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, physical chemistry, surface chemistry, engineering (chemical, biological, material, or optical), environmental sciences, agronomy, soil and water sciences, crop sciences and informatics (bio and chem). All R&D lab-based internships will be located at our global headquarters in Indianapolis, IN, and field internships will be located at any one of our 15+ field/breeding stations located throughout the US. This is a paid internship (salary is based on year completed in school and any relevant experience), expecting 40 hour/week work schedules for 10-12 weeks during the summer months. Housing is significantly subsidized and provided to any student whose permanent address is greater than 45 miles from our site. Attached is our brochure; please feel free to print it out, post it or distribute it to your students as you deem appropriate.
Please encourage your students to submit electronic resumes and cover letters via email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than December 31, 2012. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me via email at email@example.com.
posted October 28 2012
A large fertilizer company in Central America is seeking a Laboratory Manager for a soil testing and plant analysis laboratory. Prospective candidates must be fully proficient in Spanish and English and have a Ph.D. degree in soil chemistry/chemistry with proven strong analytical and managerial skills in a commercial setting. Candidates with an M.S. degree and substantial relevant practical experience in the field may be considered. In addition candidates must have proven proficiency in the following areas of expertise: Staff recruiting and selection, design of laboratory procedures, implementation of analytical methods for plant and soil samples, preparation of specifications, purchasing and installation of sophisticated analytical equipment (ICP-OES, ICP-AES, spectrometry, colorimetry, etc), understanding of automation processes and their implementation, management and implementation of fertilizer protocols, computer skills (WORD, EXCEL, data bases, programming). Knowledge of tropical soils, tropical agriculture and statistics is desirable.
Interested parties should submit their CVs and the names of three referees who are prepared to supply supporting recommendations to Dr. Malcolm E. Sumner (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Arizona Western College Ag Sciences Department is looking for candidates with an agronomy background to fill our current opening. Below you will find specific qualifications and duties listed. Please feel free to share the posting with anyone you believe would be interested.
- · Master’s Degree with ag based major, agronomy focus preferred
- · Field Experience
- · Prior teaching experience preferred, but not required
- · 10 months of employment
- · Teach 15 equated load (3 lab courses) per semester
- · Manage approx. 8 acres of farmland (2 acres of citrus, remainder is produce), equipment, supplies, and 3 part-time employees
- · Serve as liaison between local ag community and educational partners
- · Assist in recruiting and advising students
- · Assist in the direction of the department vision
The Agricultural Science Department offers three Associates degrees and two certificates. The department prepares students for transfer and works closely with the University of Arizona Yuma on 2+2 programs available to agricultural science graduates. Faculty are involved in continuous assessment and engaged in expanding teaching methodologies and delivery systems to improve student retention and success.
Formal Position Posting: http://www.azwestern.edu/Office_of_the_President/human_resources/jobs.html?jobsID=493
The base pay listed is for a candidate with a Bachelors and only 9 months of employment. My best estimation for a person with a masters degree, working 10-months would be a base pay of $46,887. Of course, that is an estimation and it would be up to the candidate to negotiate and advocate for him or herself.
Let me know it you have any questions,
Professor of Agricultural Sciences
Arizona Western College - Division of Science, Math, and Agriculture
Sales Executive Job Description:
Granite Seed and Erosion Control is the leading provider of conservation seed and erosion control products in North America. We are currently adding a Sales Executive in our Denver, Colorado office. Executive will be responsible for helping service existing customers and developing new leads. This position is primarily inside sales with potential infrequent travel (approximately once per quarter), and requires a strong technical background in native seed and/or turf products.
Ideal start date is January 1, 2013, but we will accommodate for strong candidates graduating in spring 2013.
Required undergraduate/graduate degrees:
- Rangeland Sciences
- Wildlife Conservation
- Plant Sciences
- Other related degree
Experience in one or more of the following areas is a plus but not required:
- Government agencies such as NRCS, BLM, USFS, Fish & Wildlife, etc.
- Commercial projects such as mine and landfill reclamation, wetlands restoration or wildlife conservation.
- $45,000 to $75,000 depending on education and experience
- Attractive bonus plan
- Significant opportunities to grow within the company
Please send resumes and questions to Daryle Bennett at email@example.com.
Environment Arizona Field Associate
Environment Arizona, a state-wide, citizen-based environmental advocacy organization, is seeking a full-time Field Organizer to work in our Phoenix office on campaigns to protect Arizona's state parks, increase our use of solar energy and other critical environmental issues. The candidate should be smart, willing to work hard, communicate well, and be committed to positive social and environmental change. The position would start in August 2012.
posted February 16 2012
Forest service temporary position
Nez Perce - Clearwater National Forests is currently looking for a highly motivated recent or soon to be graduated student with a Soil Science background for a temporary, 6 to 8 month, position. The position would be working on a Forest-wide Monitoring Program and assisting the Forest Soil Scientist with project planning and support.
contact Cara Farr CLFAR@FS.FED.US 208-983-4045
posted Sept 30
The NDSU Carrington Research Extension Center is accepting applications for the following position:
Office headquarters: Carrington, North Dakota
Screening begins: November 11, 2011 and continues until filled
posted September 20
The University of Florida Soil and Water Science Department (SWSD) is seeking applicants at [Assistant or Associate Professor level] for a 12-month, tenure-track position specializing in pedology with environmental applications. The incumbent will develop an interdisciplinary research program focusing on innovative applications of pedological principles to agricultural, environmental, and ecological issues related to sustainability of subtropical ecosystems. Teaching duties will include undergraduate and graduate soil science courses (three courses per year) either on campus or in distance education format. A full job description can be found at http://soils.ifas.ufl.edu/.
The following position has been announced on USAjobs (usajobs.gov)
Soil Scientist GS-0470-05/09, Richfield UT
Opens: September 16, 2011
Closes: October 3, 2011
Position with R360 posted 9/13
Master’s Graduate or undergraduate, with 3 to 5 yrs experience. The job would be working with R360, an E&P waste management company. This would be applied position, working with site managers for environmental support with room to grow. …If interested, please forward a resume to Wayne Crawley firstname.lastname@example.org in the next week or two. This position will be in Houston originally. … Bi lingual would be an advantage.
Wayne Crawley VP, Regulatory Affairs R360 Environmental Solutions Inc. Greenspoint Plaza 4, 16945 Northchase Drive, Suite 2200, Houston, TX 77060 Office: 281.873.3205 Fax: 281.873.3255
Dr. Virginia Rich, SWES posted Sept 7
I am starting a lab group in the SWES department and am actively recruiting motivated undergraduates, graduates and postdocs to join me in this collaborative endeavor to better understand how microbial communities support and drive earth systems, and how they respond to anthropogenic change. If you're interested, email me. To see our currently open postdoc position, on the bioinformatics of meta-omic datasets in thawing permafrost systems, please visit http://www.ecogenomic.org/workace."
Student Internships with Western Growers posted 8/10
Students selected for the internship program will cycle through four two-week rotations exposing them to the diverse aspects of modern farming with an emphasis on “in the field” activities. more info
Entomology Technician posted May 20
This entomology job at the Nogales PPQ plant inspection station is open until May 31, 2011. The position is permanent. Tom Giles is the person to call at 520-285-5401 if more information is required.
Product Development Representative with Gowan posted May 20
Summer Internship opportunity Resolution Copper posted May 19
USGS looking for Student posted May 19
Star Lettuce is an aggressive, innovative, and independent lettuce seed company based in Gonzales, CA. 3 Star Lettuce is an industry leader in research, development, production, and sales of iceberg, romaine, leaf, and spring mix lettuce seed. At our Yuma, AZ office we have two job openings we wish to fill as soon as possible.
Yuma Product Development. This position entails scheduling, planting, and evaluating field trials with experimental and commercial varieties of lettuce seed. The position involves interaction with growers, shipper representatives, and harvesters. Ability to write business reports needed. Fundamental farming knowledge is useful. An understanding of lettuce quality components is desired. Bachelors degree in plant science preferred but not necessarily required. This is a full time, year round position based in Yuma, Arizona. Some travel required. Competitive wages paid. Vehicle, phone, computer, office, health insurance provided, and 401K available.
Yuma Research and Development. This position entails researching, developing, and evaluating new varieties of lettuce seed. Working under the Research Director, this person will carry out the research program for the desert growing areas. Ability to write research reports needed. Fundamental farming knowledge is useful. An understanding of lettuce quality components is desired. Bachelors degree in plant science preferred, Masters degree helpful. This is a full time, year round position based in Yuma, Arizona. Some travel required. Competitive wages paid. Vehicle, phone, computer, office, health insurance provided, and 401K available.
Send resumes to:
Yuma Manager/Sales Representative
3832 E. 24th Place
Yuma, AZ 85365