Opening For Two Contract Technicians - Teagasc

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Opening For Two Contract Technicians - Teagasc

Location: Animal & Grassland Research and Innovation Centre, Animal and Bioscience Research Department, Teagasc, Grange, Dunsany, Co. Meath
Grade/Salary: Technician, with a starting salary of €26,950 per annum. The current salary scale is €26,950 to €37,373.         
Post Type: Temporary Externally Funded Non Grant-In-Aid Contract posts, the indicative duration of which is 12 months each, subject to contract.
Basic Function: The successful candidates will provide technical support (on-farm and laboratory-based) for the research programme in the area of beef cattle nutrition, production and meat quality.  The successful candidates will participate in a multi-partner project. The projects involve measuring feed intake, growth and production of beef cattle from contrasting diets/production systems. The work will be based primarily at Teagasc Grange.
Person Specification: Note: The ‘Essential’ qualifications, skills and knowledge outlined below are ‘must-have’ which will be used in the shortlisting process.
Candidates must have a Level 6 qualification in biological science, preferably animal science.
How to Apply: A detailed job description and application form for this position can be accessed on the Teagasc Website at
Completed application forms should be TYPED and saved in MS WORD format and submitted by email to no later than 12 midnight on Tuesday 5 August 2014.
Please state relevant reference code in all correspondence.  Teagasc is an equal opportunities employer.  Canvassing will disqualify.
Teagasc do not accept CV’s.