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Unclassified Staff Position(s)

Research Assistant – Food Micro Lab
Full-time, Unclassified Staff Position, Term Contract (job no 508381)
This position will work with Dr. Valentina Trinetta in the Food Micro lab. The incumbent should have knowledge and experience in molecular biology. This position will also work with undergraduate and graduate students teaching them the basic steps of bioinformatics and analysis. The incumbent will perform basic molecular experiments such as DNA extraction, DNA quality check, and library preparation. This person will also have knowledge and experience in molecular biology. The incumbent will also perform bioinformatics analysis of data generated by Whole Genome Sequencing platforms. This person will also guide graduate students to the basic step of bioinformatics tools and analysis.
Application deadline: Screening of application will begin immediately and continue until filled
For more information, contact Dr. Valentina Trinetta, Search Committee Chair, at 785-532-1667 or vtrinetta@k-state.edu.
To apply, go to https://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/508381/research-assistant.

Extension Specialist 4-H Youth Development
Full Time, Unclassified Staff Position, (job no 508664)
The Department of 4-H Youth Development seeks a dynamic and innovative professional to provide leadership and programmatic direction for Agricultural Science project areas for:

  1. Local professionals and volunteers from across Kansas Counties engaging in community based youth development work
  2. Statewide Animal and Plant Science youth programs
  3. Career and college readiness of youth

To apply, go to https://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/508664/extension-specialist-4h-youth-development

 

University Support Staff Position(s) 

Seasonal Worker, Temporary (Beef Cattle Research Center – BCRC)
Part-time, University Support Staff (USS) position (job no 508266)
This position will provide extra help with cleaning, feeding, general maintenance around the Beef Cattle Research Center on a daily basis. This position will also help with data collection for research related projects.
Application deadline: Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled
For more information, contact Dr. Ken Odde, Search Committee Chair, at 785-532-1227 or kenodde@k-state.edu.
To apply, go to https://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/508266/seasonal-worker-temporary.

 

Animal Technician II (999 Temp at Dairy Unit – Relief emergency milking position)
Part-time, University Support Staff (USS) position (job no 508167)
This is a relief emergency milking position. This person must be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to be called in to work.
Duties include setting up milking equipment, carefully moving cows to and from the milking parlor, prepping cows properly for milking (pre-dipping and cleaning of teats), diagnosing abnormal milk (if mastitis exists, then proper milking and disposal of milk must occur), attaching milking machines, and post-dipping teats after milking. The employee sanitizes the equipment before and after each milking shift. In addition, the employee conducts regular inspection of the milk tank compressors, milk line and pump to ensure bulk storage tanks are operating correctly and cooling milk before, during, and after each milking shift. Other miscellaneous animal care duties may be assigned during the milking shift.
Application deadline: Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled
For more information, contact Mike Scheffel, Search Committee Chair, at 785-537-0941 or scheffel@k-state.edu.
To apply, go to https://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/508167/animal-technician-ii.