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Student Assistant [lab_685]

  • Data collection at packing plants and research stations
  • Use of various lab equipment for data collection involving meat and feed
  • Grinding of feed and meat samples
  • Weighing feed and meat samples
  • Data entry and proofreading

Preferred Qualifications

  • Student in Biological or Life Science majors, Animal Biology, B. Sc. Agr Animal Science
  • Able to handle collecting data at packing plants where livestock will be harvested to enter human food chain
  • Able to handle collecting data at research stations with cattle, pigs, sheep
  • Able to handle working in adverse conditions including extreme heat, extreme cold, and tolerating dust
  • Need attention to detail
  • Need to be enthusiastic and willing to take initiative
  • Experience with farm animals is an asset but not essential

Preferred Hours

(It is recommended that students work no more than 10 to 15 hours per week) 10 hours per week

Contact Information

Ira Mandell
Animal Bioscience
Extension: 53337

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1