Design Assistant / Research Assistant / Agronomy Assistant

Position:  Summer Student

Now accepting resumes for summer students for the following roles:

  • Design Assistant
  • Research Assistant
  • Agronomy Assistant

Term:  full-time, term position

Duration:  May 1, 2019, to August 31, 2019

Location:  Humboldt, Saskatchewan, and Portage la Prairie, Manitoba


  • University students must complete two or three years of a four-year program.
  • College students must complete one year of a two-year program.
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel are required.
  • Applicants must have a valid driver’s license.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with a team of engineers and technologists to successfully deliver projects for various industries.
  • Review relevant literature and conduct background research on specific topics.
  • Work with project staff to design, document, and test various equipment.
  • Procure and prepare equipment required for data collection.
  • Test equipment both in the field and in a lab environment.
  • Understand and follow all requirements for safe and efficient work
  • Prepare detailed notes on methodology and results to allow efficient reporting of project outcomes.
  • Analyze and compile results into technical reports.
  • Communicate with project team about project problems, solutions, and outcomes.

Applications Close:  December 19, 2018, at 5:00 p.m.


For further details, please contact your recruitment centre at the following:

  • University of Saskatchewan
  • University of Regina
  • University of Manitoba
  • Saskatchewan Polytechnic
  • Olds College
  • Lakeland College
  • Red River College

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted