The Federation of Environmental Technologists, Inc. (FET) is pleased to announce the availability of Scholarships to students majoring in an Environmental, Health and/or Safety field of study. FET is a nonprofit membership association, dedicated to educating and developing excellence in environmental, health and safety professionals. Typically, FET award 3 to 4 scholarships each year, ranging from $750 to $2,000 each. The application is attached, deadline is September 9, 2020. Questions on these can be directed to the FET office at 262-437-1700. More information on our organization can be found at their website: www.fetinc.org
Langlade County UW-Extension office is seeking a Research Station Assistant, limited term employee. The successful candidate would be assisting in field operations throughout the planting, growing, and harvest seasons (May-October). Duties will include assisting researchers with potato research plot establishment, upkeep of grounds/facilities, some record keeping, team tasks operating farm equipment including operating spray equipment. A pesticide applicator and safety training will be provided. This individual will also complete routine maintenance on farm equipment and operate the irrigation system. Tractor operation at harvest in mid-September is an absolute requirement of this position. Experience in horticulture or agronomy, familiarity with farm equipment/tractor operation, valid drivers’ license and some mechanical skills is preferred. Compensation: $12 – $17/hour, dependent upon qualifications. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. For questions, please contact Cole Lubinski, Research Station Manager (715/350-1691). Applications can be found on-line at http://www.co.langlade.wi.us/government/employment. Applications can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
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