The Small Farms Program is recruiting up to 4 students who will assist in maintaining plots at the NWREC Learning Farm and prepare the site for workshops and field days.
All positions are located at the North Willamette Research and Extension Center (NWREC), Oregon State University in Aurora, Oregon.
This recruitment will be used to fill up to 4 positions (a maximum of 20 hours per week during school year/ 40 hours during school holidays and summer break) student technical positions for the OSU-North Willamette Research Center at Oregon State University (OSU).
This person may work up to 20 hours per week during the academic year and 40 hours per week during the summer.
Additional Required Qualifications
Student employees (but not all employees) may be selected to drive to offsite locations, as needed, at the request of the farm manager. Drivers must be over 18 years old and have successfully completed OSU’s required motor vehicle history check, possess and maintain a current, valid driver’s license in their state of residence, be determined to be position qualified and self-report convictions as per OSU Standard 576-056-0000et seq.12
Students who are under 18 years old are required to have passed a tractor safety certification class prior to operating a tractor.
Preferred (Special) Qualifications
Experience with tractors (for students over 18)
Working Conditions / Work Schedule
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