Research Officer


Staphyt is one of the leading independent agricultural research
organisations, supporting sustainable and profitable agriculture through
science. We provide a range of independent research, development and
related technical services to agribusiness clients, including new product
development for agricultural inputs, field efficacy and residue trials, plant
pathology research, laboratory diagnostics, crop variety trials and
cooperative research work.

We are looking for an experienced individual to work on a full-time basis
at our Melbourne office.

Primary duties include:

  • Conducting residue and efficacy field trials, with tasks including spraying, sampling and harvesting of various crops
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Maintain strong working relationships with growers and industry to access suitable field trial sites

The key attributes required for this position:

  • Sound agronomic knowledge of varying agricultural production systems
  • Strong rural network and relationships
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Adaptability, dependability and an interest in self improvement and training

The successful applicant must have a degree in agricultural science or a
related field.

Demonstrated agricultural experience and strong computer skills are essential, as is the applicant’s ability to work alone and in a team environment.

To qualify for this position, you must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.

A position description is available upon request.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • research officer ou similaire: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Remotely:

  • No