Process Project Manager

Location
Fargo, ND
Salary
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Posted
Sep 29, 2020
Ref
2922334
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Full Time
Position Information

Position Description & Details: The Process Project Manager conducts pilot-scale processing and assists with laboratory analyses on northern grown crops, and participates in demonstrations and training for domestic and international trade team and short course participants. Coordinate and assist with pilot-scale processing and product development projects for northern grown crops under the direction of the NCI Technical Manager. Support NCI programming (short courses and trade teams) and technical services by providing processing expertise for short course demonstrations and product development activities. Analyze northern grown crops and their processed products for quality and functionality. Maintain processing equipment and laboratories in operating and clean condition. Work safely and focus on providing exceptional service to internal and external customers through a professional and team-driven environment.

Advertised Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Minimum Qualifications:
* MS degree, or B.S. degree with five years related work experience with major field of study in Food Science, Plant Sciences, Agricultural Engineering, Ag Systems Management or related ag degree required
* Good oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:
* Demonstrated mechanical ability

Applicant Materials Required: Resume, Cover letter, and names, address and phone numbers of 3 professional references

Benefits:

NDSU offers a comprehensive benefits package with includes single or family health insurance coverage with premiums paid for by the university - with an effective date for new employees the first of the month following date of hire. Other benefits include, wellness benefits, basic life insurance, retirement plan, tuition waiver, annual leave, EAP, sick leave and holiday pay. Optional benefits include supplemental life, dental, vision, long-term care insurance, flexible spending account, and supplemental retirement plans.

About Us

North Dakota State University is distinctive as a student focused, land-grant, research university. Our main campus is located in Fargo, ND with Extension Service and Research Experiment Station locations across the entire state. NDSU has been listed in the Top 100 public research universities in the United States for research and development in agricultural sciences, psychology and social sciences, based on reported research expenditures.

NDSU is an exciting place to work offering a stimulating and diverse environment richly populated with people pursuing life-long learning and personal growth. Employees often attend on-campus cultural events, lectures, athletic events and enjoy walks through our beautiful campus.

NDSU employs over 6000 full-time and part-time employees across the state, making it the second largest employer in the community. NDSU is the best college in ND, according to Money Magazine (September 2018). NDSU was named a 2019 Best Value College by Forbes. Fargo made Livability.com's top 10 list of cities to find a job and ranked at #11 for best places to live overall.

NDSU offers a wide array of professional opportunities including faculty, executive, managerial, professional, technical, paraprofessional, office support, servers and crafts/trades. Like a small city, NDSU operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Full time employees are offered a superb benefit package to include 100% company paid health insurance premiums and tuition assistance for employees and immediate family members. All of us at NDSU play an important role in serving our students and public constituencies. We encourage motivated and talented team members that thrive in a higher-ed environment to join our university!

Mission

With energy and momentum, North Dakota State University addresses the needs and aspirations of people in a changing world by building on our land-grant foundation.

Additional Information

No Smoking Notice:

As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. ยง 23-12-10.

EO/AA Statement:

North Dakota State University is an Equal Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, participation in lawful off-campus activity, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, spousal relationship to current employee, or veteran status, as applicable.

Veteran's Preference Notice:

This position is subject to North Dakota Veteran's Preference requirements.

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