Battle River Research Group is hiring Summer student 2021.
We are looking for 3 ambitious and hard-working Agricultural Summer Student to be a part of our team. you will work closely with our research manager and will gain hands-on experience in all aspects of the applied research process. This includes field operation (seeding, mowing, spraying, harvesting) field data collection, equipment maintenance, assessing and preparing with extension activities, data entry, seed, and yield processing.
About Organization: The Battle River Research Group (BRRG) is a producer run organization conducting leading edge applied agricultural research and extension in east central Alberta.
Our vision is to make Alberta’s agricultural producers profitable and sustainable through applied research, demonstration, and extension in the areas of forages, livestock, annual crops, specialty crops, environmental conservation, and regenerative agriculture.
Qualification: We encourage students of agriculture and other natural science degree and diploma programs to apply and students in fields other than natural sciences with a strong interest in agriculture will be considered. Ideal candidates will have an interest in agriculture, a
Farming Background, Agriculture Education, Agricultural and machinery experience will be considered an asset. Applicants must hold a valid driver’s license and have a safe driving record.
Local applicants/ high school graduates are encouraged to apply. Wage is negotiable depending on experience.
Job Start date: May 1st and end 31st August.
Contract length: 4-6 months (Extendable)
Job Types: Full-time, Summer Job, Internship
Salary: $17.00-$25.00 per hour (depend on qualification)
8 hours shift
Monday to Friday
Overtime and weekends