Four miles from the Oregon border, in Tulelake, California, the Intermountain Research and Extension Center (IREC) is one of nine centers under the University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources. IREC supports and facilitates University of California research in field and vegetable crops grown in northeast California, and supports conservation of natural resources in the Klamath Basin.
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IREC is hiring!
UC ANR is currently recruiting for a Seasonal Per Diem Farm Worker for the Intermountain Research & Extension Center located in Tulelake, CA, Requisition No: 20190125. Position will assist researchers in creating and maintaining plot plans, flagging agricultural research plots, harvesting and processing crop samples, and collecting data related to crops, soils, and environmental conditions. Assist with agricultural operations for crop production at the Center including planting, irrigation, fertilization, pest control, and harvest. Please note the appointment will end on 11/1/2019.
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