Carthage Innovative Swine Solutions, LLC
The Research Associate, working under the direction of the Research Manager, will be responsible for all aspects of data collection required to conduct research trials in commercial swine production facilities.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
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