Agricultural Technician - Sutter/Yuba County
Date Posted: April 5, 2018
Closing Date: May 7, 2018
Under the supervision of UCCE Rice Advisor, this position will assist with general agricultural operations in rice cropping systems. Set up and manage flood irrigation. Operate tractors, implements, trucks, and small hand held tools and equipment. Set-up, calibrate and adjust farm equipment. Conduct pre-use inspections of vehicles and equipment. Assist with mixing and applying agricultural chemicals. Assist with general cleanup, repair and maintenance of equipment and other facilities. Assist with occasional support of tours, grower field days, and other workshops and conferences.
This position will promote, in all ways consistent with the other responsibilities of the position, accomplishment of the Affirmative Action goals established by the Division.
This is a 50% full-time position for five years with the possibility of extending provided there is additional funding.
To apply, go to: https://jobs.ucop.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=61023