Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center
Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center
Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center
University of California
Sierra Foothill Research and Extension Center

Staff Research Associate 1 – Irvine, CA, Job ID 44050

County Location: Orange County

Date Posted: October 14, 2022
Closing Date: Until Filled

Under close supervision, the Staff Research Associate 1 supports the research program by assisting researchers and other staff who are conducting research on a variety of research projects. The candidate will conduct field and laboratory research projects and maintain research plots. Specific tasks involve setting up and calibrating equipment for field trials, applying treatments to field trials, collecting data, conducting basic data analysis, and possibly culturing and maintaining micro organisms in the lab.

This position is a career appointment that is 100% fixed.

Pay Scale: $24.88 to $27.12/hr.

This position is open until filled. First applicant review date will be 10/25/2022.

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.

The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check. This is a designated position requiring a background check and may require fingerprinting due to the nature of the job responsibilities.  UC ANR does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities.

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