Other Employment Opportunities
Web Database Developer
The selected candidate will provide technical support and maintain Kansas Mesonet weather stations. Candidate will install new stations, schedule visits, perform preventative maintenance and repair/replace scientific meteorological instrumentation. Selected candidate will be expected to maintain existing metadata on all equipment and provide thorough documentation on all visits/changes. The candidate must be able to work in a multi-cultural setting and have a strong commitment to promoting diversity in the workplace. Selected candidate must also flourish in a team environment, promote growth/sustenance of the station network and be extremely detail oriented.
Agricultural Technician Senior
The selected candidate will consult with a supervisor the instruction of student employees and/or temporary employees on adjustment, calibration and operation of equipment for desired results of Foundation seed production fields and on research plots. The candidate will also be expected to perform various research duties which include but are not limited to: calculate and weigh amounts of seed, fertilizer, chemicals and other materials by ensuring proper equipment calibration, supervision of part-time employees in collection of original data from experiments, verification of data through comparison of computer printouts. Occasional heavy work is required to transport up to 100 pound tractor, planter and fertilizer applicator weights. The selected candidate will consult with supervisor on Foundation seed operations to maintain genetic purity of high quality seed stocks by leading various activities. As instructed by supervisor, the candidate will inspect and oversee maintenance of equipment, buildings and grounds, including roadways and grass waterways, for neat appearance and to complete job responsibilities efficiently and other related duties. The candidate must be able to work in a multi-cultural setting and have a strong commitment to promoting diversity in the workplace. Selected candidate must also flourish in a team environment.