Jobs such as:
  • Research/Laboratory Assistant
  • Field Worker
  • Irrigation Assistant
  • Crop Pest Regulatory Technician
  • Dutch Elm Disease Technician
  • Pasture Rider

Duties may include:

  • Performing analytical research, conducting research and experiments
  • Preparation and analysis of lab samples using established laboratory protocols and quality control systems
  • Assisting with surveillance and sampling and developing and maintaining data files
  • Caring for livestock, operating and repairing pasture equipment (Pasture Rider)

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • General biological laboratory and hazardous materials knowledge and laboratory methods and technique; use of microscopes and other laboratory tools
  • Respect for privacy and confidentiality
  • Knowledge of Saskatchewan farming processes
  • Experience with livestock, crops, farm work (Pasture Rider)

Preferred Field of Study:

  • Agriculture
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Biology
  • Chemistry

Irrigation Student Video 


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