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Nursery Worker II

Nursery Workers needed- 16 temp. positions available. Gaia Herbs, Inc. Location of job: 101 Gaia Herbs Drive, Brevard, NC 28712.

Employmt. from 04/03/2017 to 11/01/2017. Job details: Manual labor & involves planting, picking bugs off of the herbs, & gathering herbs completely by hand.

Preparing and seeding all nursery stock in greenhouses, transplanting stock to field, weeding crops, irrigating, harvesting, washing, cleaning, drying, preparing, and packaging crops for delivery to manufacturing plant.Wage $11.27/hour 40hpw Mon- Fri. Add'l hours may be requested but not reqd depending on Sabbath, Fed. Holidays, and weather conditions.

Employer guarantees to offer employment for a min of ? of the work days of the total specified period during which the work contract is in effect. All work tools, supplies, and eqpmt provided by employer at no cost. Free housing provided to non-local workers unable to return to their homes at night.

Transportation and subsistence expenses to worksite provided or paid by employer upon completion of 50% of contract.Employer will train employees on all required job duties. Min. 1 month General Horticultural Experience required. Employees may be required to lift max 75 lbs.

Non-smoking campus. All employees will be required to submit to periodic drug testing at no cost to employee as a condition of continued employment. Testing is post-hire and not part of the interview process.Apply for this job, or send resume, M-Th 8a -5p, Fri 8a-4:30p at North Carolina State Workforce Agency office or the Div. of Workforce Solutions, 45 Oak Park Dr., Brevard, NC 28712, PH# (828) 883-2550 using job listing no.

NC 10641031. Applicants may apply directly to Anna Knights at 101 Gaia Herbs Drive, Brevard, NC 28712 in person, online at, or via telephone at (828) 883-5903 between 9a- 5p Mon- Fri, but are encouraged to apply online at by StartWire.

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Animal Care Worker - Graettinger, IA

Description: This key position is responsible for the daily care, health, and maintenance of all animals at the designated work site. Each Herdsperson is a vital member of a team dedicated to competitive swine production in our Sow System environment. This entry level opportunity provides hands-on experience in many of the following areas: load in/out, vaccination, breeding and gestation, farrowing, and record keeping. The ideal candidate will have a desire to work with pigs, a willingness to learn, a high level of dependability, a solid work history, and the ability to read, write, and understand English. This position offers excellent training and the opportunity for advancement for high achieving employees.

Duties: * Herd Production in various aspects.

  • Complete and comprehend all training as directed by farm leadership.

  • Do each task in a complete manner as trained by farm leadership.

  • Abide by all company policies, rules and safety regulations as directed on each site.

  • Work as a team player by accomplishing daily department work requirements and farm goals.

  • Maintain and update all department records as required.

  • Maintain all bio-security standards.

  • Uphold all safety regulations.

Qualifications: Education: High school diploma desired. Some college within an agriculture-based major is preferred. Experience: Previous livestock handling helpful, but not required. Other: Display a high level of respect to team members and animals.

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Product Marketing Manager - Pro Animal

Position Title          Product Marketing Manager- Pro Animal- IL #3647
Relocation              Yes
Location                  Western Illinois
Global manufacturer looking for a Product Marketing Manager.
This position is responsible for leading all marketing activities of the Animal Products division.  The Marketing Manager is a self-directed marketing professional who is responsible for developing strong long and short-term brand, marketing, promotional, new product development and merchandising strategies.
Key Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Advocate for the brand vision, strategy and positioning in the marketplace.
  • Develop comprehensive market strategies, including product positioning and competitive analysis.
  • Develop and implement marketing plans and calendars by brand, segment and channel.
  • Ability to prepare creative briefs and direct internal/external resources.
  • Proactively lead the concept and design of new products and/or packaging to meet changing demands of the market, increase market share and increase profitability.
  • Coordinate new product launches, line extensions, promotions, pricing, packaging, advertising, market research and analysis of customer trends.
  • Lead and direct various marketing communications projects, brand/product videos, merchandising and advertising (print, digital, etc.) to increase sales.
  • Work closely with Sales to develop and manage customer strategies.
  • Use financial data to make sound decisions that achieve key strategic initiatives.
  • Achieve company sales and profit objectives.
  • Establish and manage divisional products and marketing budget against plan.
  • Product management of Pet Specialty and Professional Pet Markets.
  • Mentor marketing team, develop their skill sets and create individual develop plans for each.
The ideal person for this position has the following minimal requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or Marketing required; MBA preferred
  • 5+ years of related experience in a CPG or related environment
  • Strong new product development and marketing experience required
  • Strong leadership, creative, problem-solving, presentation, planning and organizing skills
  • Proven ability to convert strategies into operational plans and tactical execution
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and to set priorities according to business needs
  • Ability to take initiative and resolve complex marketing issues
  • Strong Computer/Microsoft skills
  • Experience with Social Media platforms
  • Travel up to 20% annually for customer presentations, trade shows, etc.
Bottom line requirements we need notes on with candidate submittal:
1.  Bachelor's Degree in Business or Marketing required.  MBA preferred.
2.  5+ years of product marketing management experience in a CPG or related environment.
3.  Strong new product development and marketing experience required.
4.  Experience with Social Media platforms.
5.  Interest in working in Sterling, IL.

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Animal Technician

Drawing upon the extensive regional and functional expertise of Eurasia Group's analysts, the Government Services group delivers innovative products and mission-focused analysis to agencies operating in today's dynamic and unpredictable geopolitical landscape. From forecasting and scenario analysis to focused research efforts, we provide unbiased and responsive products to decision-makers across the globe.

Summary of Job Purpose and Function
This position works with the veterinary medical team to provide and prepare for the best medical care of pets, and to ensure this is provided in a happy, welcoming, friendly and efficient manner, influencing clients to return and refer their friends and families.

Essential Responsibilities and Tasks

Prepare the treatment room for examination of pets and all necessary medical item and supplies (e.g. vaccinations, fecal loops, slides, etc.) for the veterinarian and/or veterinary technician. Set up fecals, smears, and skin scrapings as allowed by state rules and regulations.
Maintain the flow of the Cycle of Service in accordance to position. Provide Client Education regarding preventive care, Optimum Wellness Plans, and basic status of hospitalized pets. Serve as support to the Client Services Coordinator staff on an as-needed basis.
Hold or restrain pets during examination, treatment, or inoculation.
Prepare routine in-house laboratory tests (e.g. canine heartworm, feline leukemia, FIV, and canine parvovirus) as allowed by state rules and regulations.
Monitor the comfort of hospitalized patients. Ensure the comfort of hospitalized patients by "walking", exercising, feeding, and cleaning cages and pet (when approved by the veterinarian or veterinary technician).
Bathe and dip pets when necessary to treat dermatological conditions (when advised by veterinarian or veterinary technician.
Clean the surgical suite and instruments.
Ensure cleanliness of the hospital including but not limited to housekeeping such as laundry, dishes, mopping, cage cleaning, trash collection and removal and instrument cleaning as outlined by hospital protocols
Other job duties as assigned.

Special Working Conditions

Ability to work at a computer for long periods of time.
Ability to be confident around pets (i.e., dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, etc.)
Client needs and work volume may often require more than 40 hours per week to complete essential duties of this job. This position requires special hours including working weekends and evenings.
Must have mental processes for reasoning, remembering, mathematics and language ability (reading, writing, and speaking the English language) to perform the duties proficiently.
The noise level in the work environment is moderately high.
Requires sufficient ambulatory skills in order to perform duties while at hospital.
Ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and climb as well as manipulate (lift, carry, move) up to 50 pounds.
Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm-hand-finger dexterity with the ability to grasp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard and operate equipment.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Associate is routinely exposed to a variety of pets that may bite or scratch, and on occasion, exposed to anesthesia, radiation, biological hazards and medication/controlled substances.

Job Requirements

Experience, Education and/or Training
High School Diploma preferred.
Must be at least 18 years old to perform duties involving radiography (x-ray) and exposure to radioactive substances.
One year related experience required with customer service preferred.

Primary Services

?Direct advisory services: We provide actionable, real-time analysis tailored to client requirements through custom publications, briefings, and workshops.

?Consultative research: We deliver analytic solutions through our country-specific, regional, and transnational research programs, risk assessments, long-range forecasting, and scenario analysis.

?Analytic design: We develop comparative methodologies and analytic frameworks to assist clients in impact evaluation, risk modeling, and strategic planning.

?Games and exercises: Through war games and table top exercises, we provide a creative means for clients to attack challenges, explore unintended consequences, formulate strategy, and build consensus among stakeholders.

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Animal Care Assistant

The supply chain management services are primarily focused on the bigger picture. The global supply consulting services are based on the international reach through offices and logistics consultants all over the world as well as the previous experience from global supply chain projects.

Job Details

Need not be registered vet tech, but must be able to restrain, draw blood, administer fluids and medications, determine dosage, etc. Helpful to also have administrative background as record keeping and file maintenance important.

This is a fast paced environment. Excellent communication skills, ability to work with volunteers and the public, positive attitude, and team work are critical. Rotating weekends and holidays.

Development of supply chain strategies demands an understanding for the modern opportunities in the form of support systems, infrastructure and professional services that make up the prerequisites for the structures in a global logistics design. The local knowledge of the practical hands-on logistics and cultural features are required to ensure that the strategies will be possible to transform into reality.

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Our client, a video game development studio located in the San Francisco Bay area, is looking to add an Animator to support the rapid growth of their studio.  They have a state of the art facility, industry leading team members, and are creating the next generation of an award winning game.
San Francisco, California 
( 1 year contract with opportunity for full-time) 


  • Create in-game and cinematic animations that are complex, believable, realistic human animations in a timely manner;
  • Utilize Maya and animation editing through the “Graph Editor”;
  • Motion capture editing and cleanup.

  • Professional animation experience, knowledge of Cinematic and Motion Capture Editing;
  • Understanding of animation fundamentals;
  • Experience with cinematic framing, shot continuity, camera animation, and facial animation.
Sound like you & piqued your interest? Great, apply today.

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LAB Animal Caretaker, Research Compliance, Lab Animal Care Facility

Tracking Code 8758/D0717 Job Description The Lab Animal Caretaker is required to strictly follow all procedures necessary to maintain animal housing areas including room or facility personnel entry; use of personnel protective equipment(PPE), decontamination of all equipment and material moving into controlled areas. Perform cage changing or cleaning as required.

Maintain quality and health of research animals by performing health checks and recording animal health concerns per SOP and/or specified protocols. Required Skills 1-3 years of experience and a high school diploma or equivalent required. Vocational training preferred.

CURRENT BOSTON UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES Represented by L2324 click here to apply for this position. All other applicants (both internal and external), please use the {Apply} section on this page. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular

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Seedling Nursery Production Supervisor

This position reports to the Washington Regeneration Manager of Weyerhaeuser's Western Regeneration business and is based at the Mima Nursery, located south of Olympia, WA. This is a full-time position, which is part of a team that produces bare-root and container seedlings at our Mima, WA and Rochester, WA nurseries for internal and external customers. Weyerhaeuser is committed to leadership and excellence in forest regeneration, forest management, forestry and nursery research, and stewardship. This person will be part of a team with a strong safety, teamwork and customer service focus. The successful candidate will be a member of the seedling growing team with the responsibility to implement technology and reliable processes to improve quality, consistency, and cost.

Key functions: * Provide daily leadership and supervision of company and contract crews performing nursery activities associated with seedling production including sowing, transplanting, irrigation, growing, inventory, frost protection, and harvest.

  • Role model safe work practices and ensure safety rules are followed.

  • Lead safety and other team meetings.

  • Follow and document reliable processes for safety, quality, production, and costs.

  • Ensure compliance with environmental rules and regulations.

  • Understand seed and seedling quality specs and leverage key points for seedling yield, cost and performance.

  • Effectively prioritize, plan, implement and manage activities to meet targets and deadlines.

  • Balance labor resources to ensure continuous improvement in safety, quality, production and costs.

  • Manage procedures for collecting, documenting, communicating, and recordkeeping of safety, quality, production and cost data.

  • Perform ‘crop walks’ to observe crop health and yield issues.

  • Effectively communicate and coordinate responsibilities with peers and team members.

  • Share administrative responsibilities including employee, payroll, purchasing, and training records.

Required: * College graduate with background in Forestry, Agronomy, Horticulture, Agriculture or related fields with a working knowledge of seedling biology or physiology or at least four years of experience in related field.

  • Genuine interest in personal and career development and desire to function as a grower with responsibility for prescribing and documenting seedling growing and protection practices and results.

  • Must possess leadership skills that include a proven ability to coach employees to a higher level of performance.

  • Able to plan and manage time effectively with minimal supervision.

  • Good planning, organizational skills, and problem-solving capabilities.

  • Effective written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Demonstrate good observation and problem solving skills.

  • Strong value systems and ethics demonstrated in fair treatment of all people.

  • Work well as a team member with shared responsibilities – flow to work mindset.

  • Proficient computer skills to include Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Outlook.

  • Ability to obtain a pesticide applicator’s license and supervise related activities.

  • Flexible availability regarding days and hours of work during seasonal activities.

  • Ability to meet the physical requirements of the position including working both indoors and outdoors with exposure to a variety of weather conditions and on uneven working surfaces.

  • Possess driver’s license.

  • Ability to be at the nursery within 30 minutes Desired: * Understand the types and safe legal use of chemicals used for seedling growing and protection.

  • Familiar with the operation of nursery equipment.

  • Ability to communicate in Spanish.

*About Timberlands

  • We believe trees are a remarkable resource that can and should be managed responsibly to make a range of products that meet human needs, while also providing recreation, wildlife habitat, and other important ecosystem benefits.

For more than a century, we've been taking care of forests to make life better. * * *About Weyerhaeuser

  • We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.

We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. /Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans./ / / /*M/

Job:Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction

Title:Seedling Nursery Production Supervisor


Requisition ID:01011266

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Animal Control Officer

Animal Control Officer Job Status: Open - open and accepting applications Job Closing Date:
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 5:00pm Back to Job Openings Performs work in the collection, impoundment and care of dogs, cats and other animals in enforcement of ordinances relating to control of animals. Handles, captures, restrains, impounds, and transports animals who are stray, injured, dangerous, abandoned or mistreated. Investigates cruelty and animal bite cases and testifies in court.
Must have a working knowledge of proper animal care and control, be able to operate a computer and maintain legible, accurate records and reports. Candidates must be able to pass an extensive background investigation and a psychological evaluation, have a high school diploma or equivalent and a Montana Driver's License and the ability to obtain a rabies vaccination. Desired but not required qualifications are coursework in animal behavior or related field, one year experience in handling animals in a professional environment and in animal control, municipal or law enforcement.
Schedule varies and includes evenings, weekends, and on-call/call-outs. This position is a member of the MPEA Union; starting salary, grade 33, $30,970.14 with an increase to $31,899.24 after successful completion of six month probationary period. MPEA is currently under contract negotiations so the salary may increase effective July 1, 2017.
Qualified candidates should submit a completed City application to: City of Great Falls, Human Resources, #2 Park Drive South, mail to PO Box 5021, Great Falls MT 59403, online at apply or fax to 406-727-0005 by Friday, July 7, 2017, 5:00 p.m. For more information call 406-455-8466.
Consideration for employment will be made without regard to race, creed, color, physical or mental handicap, age, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, genetics or political belief. Supporting Documents Job Description and Benefits (237 KB)

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Animal Science Intern

Now in its second century, Audubon is dedicated to protecting birds and other wildlife and the habitat that supports them. Audubon’s mission is engaging people in bird conservation on a hemispheric scale through science, policy, education and on-the-ground conservation action.

By mobilizing and aligning its network of Chapters, Centers, State and Important Bird Area programs in the four major migratory flyways in the Americas, the organization will bring the full power of Audubon to bear on protecting common and threatened bird species and the critical habitat they need to survive. And as part of BirdLife International, Audubon will join people in over 100 in-country organizations all working to protect a network of Important Bird Areas around the world, leveraging the impact of actions they take at a local level. What defines Audubon’s unique value is a powerful grassroots network of nearly 500 local chapters, 22 state offices, 41 Audubon Centers, Important Bird Area Programs in 50 states, and 700 staff across the country.

Audubon is a federal contractor and an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Audubon’s Wings internship program invites students and recent graduates to help shape a healthy environment and vibrant future for birds – and all of us who share the planet with them. Audubon of Florida Center for Birds of Prey is an office of the National Audubon Society dedicated to promoting a stewardship ethic towards Florida’s birds of prey and their habitats through medical rehabilitation, interactive education and practical research. Audubon Center for Birds of Prey has an unpaid internship opportunity designed to provide an intern, who has a demonstrated interest in wildlife rehabilitation and clinical care, the ability to learn the operations of the Raptor Trauma Clinic and rehabilitation programs.

In addition, this individual will learn the aspects of animal husbandry as it relates to raptors in a captive setting. Audubon Center for Birds of Prey is located in Maitland, Florida.

The internship will afford the intern the opportunity to interact with and learn from experts in the field including the Raptor Veterinary Technician, the Raptor Clinic Technician, the Rehabilitation Supervisor and Audubon’s consulting Veterinarians.

The internship will include opportunities to attend and observe surgical procedures (when feasible), diagnostic testing, x-rays and bird evaluations. During the course of the internship the intern will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn clinical operations and procedures including taxonomy, anatomy, feather structure, imping (feather repair), tail sheathing (protection), necropsy, pesticide poisoning, calculating medications and fluid therapy as it relates to raptors.

  • Learn the process and protocols of daily examinations, treatments and administering medications to sick and injured raptors; all in coordination with Audubon consulting veterinarians and clinic staff.

  • Gain experience from professionals in the field of wildlife rehabilitation. The intern will be supervised at all times by the Raptor Veterinary Technician and the Raptor Clinic Technician at Audubon Center for Birds of Prey in Maitland, Florida.

    The internship is being offered for 3 full days a week for four months totaling 350+ hours. This internship is offered for academic credit. Our fall internship is expected to begin on September 1, 2017 and end on December 31, 2017. No housing is provided.

  • Background in animal science, biology or pre-veterinary is preferred.

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; a team player.

  • Prior experience with handling wildlife and/or in animal medicine is highly desired.

  • Commitment to Audubon’s mission and programs. Respect for wildlife, conservation and Florida’s environment.

  • No housing is provided with this internship. ID: 2017-3230 External Company URL:

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