Natural Resource Ecology and Management and Entomology - Laboratory or Field - temporary
Professional & Scientific
The Natural Resource Ecology and Management (NREM) department and Entomology department at Iowa State University are seeking applicants for temporary field and laboratory positions.
Assist departmental research in either an outdoor setting in the field, or in a laboratory. Applicants working in the field should have the physical ability to work long hours outdoors, which may involve walking long distances, carrying field equipment in rough terrain, and/or wading through water. Field work will be completed in various weather conditions (rain, snow, heat, etc.).Â Applicants working in the field must be at least 18 years old and possess a valid driverâs license if travel is required.Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
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Work hours to be arranged between 8am-5pm Monday-Friday. Schedule may vary with workload and the weather. To not exceed 40 hours per week. This temporary position cannot work more than 780 hours/fiscal year and is not eligible for benefits. This position will be hired into theÂ associated department. Supervisor, rate of pay and department will be discussed with each candidate
Proposed Start Date:
February 1, 2021
Number of Months Employed Per Year:
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1) Resume/Curriculum Vitae
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Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted the best college town in the nation (see www.visitames.com).
Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against.