Contract Research Technologist – Grassland Software Development
Cork – Contract Research Technologist – Grassland Software Development (Ref: CRT/GSD/0517) (Externally Funded Non Grant-in-Aid) Basic Function: The person appointed will be responsible for the development and management of a central grassland database incorporating electronically transferring Irish grassland farm data using appropriate software (Pasturebase Ireland). This database will be used both for on farm grass variety evaluation and to provide the industry with seasonal monitoring of grass production on Irish grassland farms. The person will liaise daily with commercial grassland farmers to ensure the capture of high quality data electronically through the application of best grassland management technologies. Main Duties and Responsibilities: To develop and manage a grassland data-base using PastureBase Ireland. Liaise with grassland farmers with on farm grass cultivar evaluation, ensuring measurements are completed in a timely manner. Ensure the smooth and timely transfer of… – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.