Summer Research Assistant

Hiring Organization: MSU Cherry Research
Employment type: Internship, Seasonal
Job Location: East Lansing, MI
Application Deadline: March 24, 2017

The cherry breeding & genetics program is seeking a summer research assistant


JOB DESCRIPTION: assist with spring pollinations; field plot and greenhouse establishment/management; fruit harvest; data collection and entry; occasional weekend watering of greenhouses


WHEN: New hires will begin shortly after final exams are finished and work until mid-August. This position is a full time position (40 hours/week) and the work day is 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Do not apply if you are taking summer classes during this time period. Occasionally we will require you to work longer days and on the weekends 


REQUIREMENTS: Ability to use the software MS Excel; excellent communication skills; ability to work independently and hard working. Applicants must have a valid driver license.

PAY RATE: starting at $9/hr or higher, commensurate with experience


APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 24th or until a suitable candidate is hired

HOW TO APPLY: Email resume to Audrey Sebolt

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