Lincoln, Nebraska

Requisition Number: S_220513 Department: Animal Science-0830 Description of Work: Directly accountable for the coordination of feeding for all cattle with emphasis on proper and timely delivery of feed. Responsible for making daily feed assignments, driving a feed truck, and inventory of all ground feedstuffs. Duties include training new feed truck drivers, performing daily checks of fencing, feed, and water for cattle in the feedlot, maintaining feeding and grinding equipment, and assisting with construction and maintenance of facilities. Assist graduate students with relevant research trials. Other duties as assigned. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination . Minimum Required Qualifications: Associate's degree in agriculture or a related field plus two years of feedlot experience required; equivalency considered. Ability to work around large animals necessary. Knowledge of farm equipment use and maintenance essential. Good communication skills required. Must have Nebraska Commercial Driver's License or obtain within six months of hire. Posted Salary: $17.50/hr minimum Job Type: Full-Time

Lincoln, Nebraska

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