Full-Time Pesticide Specialist (2 positions available)
We’re excited to announce the National Pesticide Information Center (NPIC) is looking for two team members to start June, 2019!
NPIC provides objective, science-based information about pesticides and pesticide-related topics to enable people to make informed decisions. Did you know disinfectants, bug repellents, and many pet flea treatments are pesticides? Not familiar with pesticides? Learn more! http://npic.orst.edu/
As a Pesticide Specialist, you’ll dig into the science to answer technical questions for both the general public and professionals about pesticide risk and related topics. You’ll also develop scientific educational resources like fact sheets, videos, infographics or other publications. This is your opportunity to hone your skills as a science communicator!
Minimum requirements include a B.S. degree in toxicology, environmental science/chemistry, biotechnology, agricultural sciences, public health, biology, soil science, microbiology, environmental science, or closely related scientific area, and other qualifications. See job postings for more details.
Salary range: $42,000 – $44,000
Postings close: May 29, 2019