Field Assistant – Genebank

1 - 4 Years
Hyderabad

Job Description

Job Responsibilities:-
Assist Research Technicians (RTs) and Scientific Officers (SOs) in field activities such as seed preparation, sowing, weeding, thinning, gap filling, selfing, etc.
Supervise and manage farm labors
Support RTs and SOs in data collection and Crop Management
Assist in crop harvesting, threshing, and maintenance of Crop Work Area (CWA)
Seed preparation for machine and manual planting, and for cold storage
Assist RTs/SOs in related activities as required from time to time


Requirements:-
Minimum Qualification required is 10+2 / Intermediate
1-2 years of relevant experience in a similar field
Experience in Labor management is preferred
Should be a good team player and adaptable to working in a multicultural team
Good knowledge in both written/spoken - English and Telugu
General:
This is a Locally Recruited Staff (LRS) position for two years, renewable based on the performance of the incumbent and the institutes continuing need for the position.

How to apply:
Applicants should apply on or before 2nd December 2019, with latest Curriculum Vitae, and the names and contact information of three references that are knowledgeable about your professional qualifications and work experience. All applications will be acknowledged. However, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

ICRISAT is an equal opportunity employer.



Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Agriculture / Dairy

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INTERNATIONAL CROPS RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR THE SEM I ARID TROPICS (ICRISAT)

ICRISAT is a non-profit, non-political organization that conducts agricultural research for development in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa with a wide array of partners throughout the world. ICRISAT and its partners help empower those living in the semi-arid tropics, especially smallholder farmers, to overcome poverty, hunger, malnutrition and a degraded environment through more efficient and profitable agriculture.
ICRISAT is headquartered in Patancheru, near Hyderabad, India, with two regional hubs and five country offices in sub-Saharan Africa. ICRISAT, established in 1972, is a member of the CGIAR Consortium. For more details, see www.icrisat.org.
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