Research Farm Assistant in Moscow, ID

University of Idaho
Farm Jobs in IdahoAgriculture Research Jobs

Job Description

Position Summary:

  • Assists Agricultural Assistant with loading, delivering, and removing irrigation pipe (hand lines, wheel lines, and gated pipe) to designated fields, as needed throughout the season.
  • Ensures solid-set hand lines or wheel lines are properly connected and conform to the needs of the field studies.
  • Assists the Farm Irrigator with various tasks relating to irrigation.
  • Assists with landscaping lawns and flower beds by weeding, trimming, spraying, and hand watering.
  • Assists with various other general farm and building maintenance, as necessary.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience following directions

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High-school diploma or GED
  • Drivers License
  • Knowledge and experience irrigating fields with hand lines and wheel lines.
  • Knowledge of how to assemble irrigation pipe and wheel lines.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

  • Ability to lift, carry and/or otherwise move 50lbs.
  • Ability to work in adverse weather conditions.

Ability to lift, carry and/or otherwise move 50lbs.Ability to work in adverse weather conditions.


Full/Part Time: Full Time

Required Licensures, Certifications or other

Posting Number: STH002004P

Posting Date: 02/23/2023

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

University of Idaho

Research Farm Assistant

Location: Kimberly, Off Campus Location – Kimberly

Division/College: Col of Agricultural & Life Sciences

Employee Category: Student/Temporary

Pay Range: $15.00 per hour

Special Instructions:

  • You must address the Required Qualification to be considered for the position.
  • To improve your ranking during the evaluation process, address as many of the Preferred Qualifications as possible.
  • Applications received prior to 3/17/2023 will receive first consideration.

This is a seasonal position located in Southern Idaho.

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates may be required to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.