Agricultural Technicians

Agricultural Technicians

Set up or maintain laboratory equipment and collect samples from crops or animals. Prepare specimens or record data to assist scientists in biology or related life science experiments.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Dependability * Analytical Thinking * Achievement/Effort * Concern for Others * Leadership * Independence * Adaptability/Flexibility * Initiative

Representative Tasks * Record data pertaining to experimentation, research, or animal care. * Measure or weigh ingredients used in laboratory testing. * Prepare laboratory samples for analysis, following proper protocols to ensure that they will be stored, prepared, and disposed of efficiently and effectively.


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