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REGIONAL RESEARCH AGRONOMIST
- $92,253 – $111,619 (Plus Superannuation)
- Fixed Term, Three Years
- Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
- Usual work location: Mildura (flexibility may be available)
The position of Regional Research Agronomist is part of the Agriculture Victoria Research Division’s Plant Production Sciences Branch in the Employment, Investment & Trade Group.
- Work in the low rainfall grain production zone of southern Australia.
- Develop regional access to agronomy skills.
- Improve adoption of research outcomes by industry.
- Design and implement crop agronomy field trails and demonstrations.
For a confidential discussion, please call James Nuttall, Senior Regional Research Agronomist, on 03 5362 2162 or 0409 423 541.
For further information on the position, including a position description, and to apply please visit www.careers.vic.gov.au and refer to 020602.
In addition to a CV, applicants are advised to provide a document outlining their skills and experience relating to the Key Selection Criteria listed in the position description.
Applications close at midnight on 30 July 2017 and must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description.