Apr 24, 2015

Job Opportunity - Assistant Horticultural Inspector - NYS Dept. of Agriculture and Markets

The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets works closely with the U.S. Department of Agriculture to conduct surveys and inspections for specific programs. As an Assistant Horticultural Inspector 1, assigned to the Division of Plant Industry, your duties will include: deploy traps and lures in support of various surveys under established protocols and direction; visually survey for the presence of various pests to assist in identifying plant diseases and insects.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:  30 college credits in horticulture, forestry, plant pathology, botany, entomology, environmental studies/plant science, or a biological science primarily related to the scientific study of plants.

LOCATIONS: Albany, Buffalo and Rochester, NY

This is a TEMPORARY position.

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Forward cover letter, resume, employment application (AMP-102) and unofficial transcripts to:
NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets, Division of Human Resources Management
10B Airline Drive
Albany, NY 12235
Telephone: (518) 457-3216
Fax: (518) 457-8852
E-mail: humanres@agriculture.ny.gov