Provide support in the day-to-day operations of experiments and research activities, including preparation of materials, conducted in the field/screen house/greenhouse/laboratory, from seeding, and harvesting to seed processing to ensure that research standards of quality assurance are met. Provide timely support to contract workers in the field/screen house/greenhouse/laboratory to ensure smooth operations and efficiency monitoring. Actively contribute to the maintenance and organization of the field/screen house/greenhouse/laboratory as required by the institute protocols including maintaining supply inventory, cleanliness, orderliness, and safety in the laboratory and other workspaces, preparation of commonly used solutions/materials, inventory and requests for chemicals and other supplies as well as waste disposal. Provide support in training scholars, farmers, extension workers, and interns to ensure the transfer of knowledge for rice production and rice post-harvest technologies
This position will be based at the IRRI Burundi Office and could only be filled by a permanent resident of Burundi.
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