Summer Research Technicians

  • Oyen


The Chinook Applied Research Association is driven by farmers and ranchers in east central Alberta to bring innovative and profitable practices to the local agricultural industry.  Based in Oyen Alberta, CARA’s program includes a wide range of applied research, demonstration and extension projects.  

The Summer Technicians will work closely with Agronomists and Field Technicians to ensure trials are of outstanding quality.  Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with the establishment, maintenance, harvest and data collection from various applied research and demonstration projects 
  • Assisting with tours, field days and other extension events

Qualifications for the position include:

  • Student of an agricultural, environmental or science program 
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Good communication skills 
  • Self-motivated and organized
  • Working knowledge of word and excel computer programs
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team atmosphere 

Why work for CARA?

  • Learn skills in agricultural research and extension
  • Opportunity to work in the great outdoors
  • Opportunity for personal development

Please submit resumes to or to Box 690, Oyen, Alberta  T0J 2J0 

by February 12, 2021

Contact Dianne Westerlund for more information

(403-664-3777 or )

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