Outcomes Research Associate
The Research Associate is directly responsible for overseeing and conducting research trials at farms, working closely with Outcomes Research Manager, ordering supplies for projects, setting project schedules, coordinating Research Technician duties, coordinating equipment, ensuring projects follow company standard operating procedures and trial protocols with staff members.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Skills required for this position include:
Requires knowledge of scientific research methods and standards, prior experience with pig management and animal husbandry. Knowledge of basic computer programs is necessary.
EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE:
Ability to perform in highly interruptive conditions
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to work under frequent time pressures
Ability to solve complex problems
Ability to stand on concrete for extended periods of time
Ability to lift 50 lbs repetitively
Ability to push, pull, carry items on regular basis
Ability to adhere to farm Biosecurity procedures