Job advertisement – Reference InnovPP034/2022
Researcher for the Department – 4. Pests/diseases Monitoring and Diagnostics of the Collaborative Laboratory “InnovPlantProtect – Association”
We are looking for a passionate and resourceful candidate able to integrate into an ambitious organization aiming to develop innovative products and services to protect crops against pests and diseases.
The ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate a solid understanding of remote sensing and geographic information systems preferably applied to an agricultural context, as well as a fieldwork experience. Knowledge and skills in drone image analysis is an advantage but not essential.
The researcher shall report directly to the Director of the Department of Pests/diseases monitoring and diagnostics and will have the following responsibilities:
InnovPlantProtect is a private non-profit association
InnovPlantProtect aims to create innovation for the protection of crops, seeds and post-harvest products through:
The work location will be at the headquarters of InnovPlantProtect, situated in INIAV (Elvas), at the former National Plant Breeding Station.
Salary and contract
A full-time contract, starting 3 rd January, 2023 will continue until 31st December, 2023 with a trial period of one month. The contract may be renewed annually for a further two years depending on performance and further financial support. All the activities to be developed will be subject to confidentiality clauses. Gross remuneration will be €1,544 (14 months – €21,616/year) and €5,2 for daily lunch subsidy).
This contract is co-financed by the European Social Fund and Alentejo 2020, under the Operation: Highly qualified employment in companies - Hiring Highly Qualified Human Resources (PME or CoLAB).
How to Apply
To the care of the Chief Executive Officer of InnovPlantProtect Collaborative Lab, Professor Pedro Fevereiro ( email@example.com).
To apply for this position, the following documents should be sent in a single PDF document:
(Please note that Degrees obtained in foreign countries need a Portuguese Recognition issued by a Portuguese high degree Institution, according to the Decree-Law nr. 66/2018, of August 16th and the Ministerial Order nr. 33/2019, of January 25th. The presentation of such Recognition is mandatory for contract signature. More information can be obtained in: https: // www. dges.gov.pt/en/pagina/degree-and-diploma-recognition)
This call is open from November 18 th to December 12th, 2022, with a decision expected by December 22th.
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