Research Assistant/Farm Hand at Burdekin and Cairns, Australia


The Sugar Research Australia (SRA) is a major research institute in the development and extension of sugarcane industry in Australia. Our main focus to back-up and give support to sugarcane industry for profitability and sustainability of the section in Australia. Our people working for us are dedicated and very passionate about their work and the growth of the industry. We always attract high caliber of talented individuals seeking to make a difference by contributing maximally to the growth of the company.

In SRA, we placed high priority on our investors, improving our employees and develop robust relation with our numerous customers across Australia. We place high premium on satisfaction of our investors and customers.

There are opportunities now opened for a research assistants or field hand who want to join us in our Burdekin and Cairns locations. The successful candidates will work with our team to evaluate and assess improvement of fertilizers efficiency so as to improve the use of nitrogen for the sustainability of sugarcane industry in Australian.

The responsibility includes:

  • To conduct water, soil and plant sampling in harmony with procedure for trial protocols.
  • To maintain of sampling equipment
  • To apply fertilizer treatments to show brand trials at establishment
  • To assist in harvest of demonstration brand trials.
    • To organize and format trial data in unambiguous manner and keep the records of all trial activities

The candidates must possess adequate experience and ability to work in a challenging situations; must be versatile in agriculture/related science and computer literate enough for data entry and recording; must be able communicate very well with sugarcane growers and researchers

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