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Back to search results Apply now Job no: 767586
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 00
Major Administrative Unit / College: Research And Innovation
Department: Great Lakes Bioenergy Researc Ctr Vprgs 10059425
Sub Area: CT- Clerical Tech.
Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Temporary

Position Summary(Basic Job Function)

This is a temporary or an on-call position. Provides technical support. Responsibilities may include computer programming or operations; research support; medical patient care; technical equipment maintenance, repair, fabrication or operation; or other technical support functions.

Unit Position Summary

We are hiring up to 3 research assistants to help with a study of biodiversity in agricultural landscapes.
Wages: $15/hr. Flexible start date in May. Full time (40 h/w) through August with potential to continue part-time during the school year. Students with coursework, experience or career plans in ecology, entomology, agroecology, zoology, wildlife, or plant sciences are especially encouraged to apply. We also accept applications from outside MSU.
• Assistants will work as a team to set up sampling equipment and learn to collect and identify plants and insects in grasslands and crops.
• This position will be based on main campus in East Lansing with travel to Kellogg Biological Station and other sites around southern lower Michigan (transportation provided).
• Please let us know if you have expertise or experience with a particular arthropod group! Identification skills are desirable but not a requirement.

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.

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Summary of Health Risks

This position may require outdoor work in hot weather

Summary of Physical Demands

This position may involve carrying and installing sampling equipment that may weigh 25 pounds or more.

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