The UC Statewide IPM Program is hiring a Pesticide Safety Writer to provide technical and administrative support to two programs: the Office of Pesticide Information and Coordination (OPIC) and the Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP).
The deadline to apply is September 19, so get your application in soon!
Pesticide Safety Writer
Location: UC ANR-Davis (Yolo County)
This position reviews pesticide recommendations in UC Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) pest management-related manuscripts, and analyzes conformity with state and federal law and the UC ANR Policy on Pesticides and Related Chemicals. Writes, revises, and edits pesticide-related publications for self-paced learning, material for use in pesticide safety training's, and/or content on the UC IPM website, social media, and blogs. Coordinates and conducts an annual shelf survey of home-use pesticide products in stores; enters and maintains the information in a database; analyzes data and prepares reports as directed. Coordinates administrative aspects of pesticide- and pest management-related training events that are conducted in English or Spanish, and assists in production of training-related materials. Provides general program support as needed.
This position will promote, in all ways consistent with the other responsibilities of the position, accomplishment of the Affirmative Action goals established by the Division.
To apply, please visit http://ucanr.edu/Jobs/Jobs_990/?jobnum=1430