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Department of Animal Sciences


W.H. Miner Institue Research Technician

The William H. Miner Agricultural Research Institute is a private, not-for-profit organization with educational, research, and demonstration facilities located in Chazy, New York. Miner Institute’s research emphasis is primarily dairy nutrition and forage quality, which are pertinent to the local economy. Ability to work with dairy cattle must be demonstrated. Computer and math skills are necessary. In addition, experience operating various pieces of farm equipment from skidsteers to tractors is preferred. Miner Institute is an equal opportunity employer. 

Some job duties include: 
-Feeding of dairy cattle  using mobile small feed mixers and updating feeding modules on a regular basis
-Feed sample collection and preparation for analysis 
-Sample collection: milk, rumen, fecal, urine, behavior, etc.

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Position available October 1, 2021.

Please send cover letter and resume to Katie Ballard,