Associate Livestock Pests Officer

IAEA Careers / Argonne National Laboratory

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Duties

The Associate Livestock Pests Officer will contribute to the development of a practical system for the separation of tsetse fly pupae by gender several days prior to emergence.

Role
The Associate Livestock Pests Officer is 1) a researcher on the rearing of insects with electronic and
mechanical skills, 2) an analyst to statistically analyse the data generated, and 3) a writer of scientific
papers for submission to peer reviewed journals.

Qualifications

University degree in entomology or related field.
• Minimum two years of relevant experience in project planning and management, facilitation of
multi-stakeholders’ processes.
• Experience in the vision recognition systems.
• Electronic and mechanical engineering experience (sufficient to work with the Instrumentation
Section and Mechanical Workshop to develop a prototype of a practical system).
• Fluency in English. Knowledge of other official IAEA languages (i.e. Arabic, Chinese,
French, Russian or Spanish) an advantage.

Salary

48,000 after taxes

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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