Regular Full-time, Market Range 03 Location: Highland Rim AgResearch and Education Center in Springfield, TN
This position is responsible for the care and welfare of livestock, provides support for agronomic operations and assists with research, outreach and educational activities at the Center.
Responsibilities include: * Responsible for the care and welfare of livestock * Duties include feeding, watering, taking measurements, and recording research data * Performs basic servicing and maintenance of equipment * Observes livestock welfare and reports possible problems, illness or uncharacteristic behavior * Performs farm labor in support of research and agricultural operations * Assists research personnel to implement and conduct experiments * Maintenance and upkeep of facilities, grounds, and buildings associated with Center * Assists with special events at the Center such as field days and tours * Performs other duties as assigned
Internal Number: 214667
About Institute of Agriculture
The Institute’s four major units are the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, the College of Veterinary Medicine, UT AgResearch and UT Extension. The Institute contributes to improving the quality of lives and enhancing the agricultural, economic, environmental and social well-being of Tennessee. Our clientele include students, families, farmers, 4-Hers, agribusiness and the general public.