Basic Function: Teagasc are now seeking to recruit a technologist whose interests focus on animal health, in particular in the area of on farm disease monitoring and data collection.
The dairy program at Teagasc is focused on a grass-based milk production system, and needs to operate at a high level of efficiency in terms of economics, labour and animal and person well-being.
The current health and welfare programme includes EU and nationally funded studies across metabolic and infectious diseases.
The successful candidate will work actively with the team to identify issues important to the dairy industry, formulate objectives, develop and implement a research programme that is both innovative and impactful.
Location: Animal and Grassland Research and Innovation Centre, Teagasc, Moorepark, Fermoy, Co Cork, P61 C997
Closing date for applications: Thursday the 9th of March 2023 @12pm
Salary: Technologist Grade 1 with a Salary Scale of €37,067 to €71,568
Contract duration: 45 months
How to apply & more detailed job description:
Government policy continues to be that starting pay on recruitment from open competition for all posts within the public service should be at the minimum of the relevant salary scale and are not subject to negotiation.