Noble Research Institute, LLC

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Soil Specialist

Soil Specialist

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# of Openings 
Full-Time Regular
Field of Research 
Agronomy/Sensors and Soil Science
MS in Soil Science, Agronomy or related field
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The Noble Research Institution LLC is seeking a Soil Specialist to perform research tasks related to the evaluation of various soil health parameters within existing systems of the organization. This position will be in the Forage Agronomy and Sensors program and under the direct supervision of Dr. Twain Butler.


Soil Specialist Job Description


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The incumbent will perform a wide range of duties which will include but are not limited to:

  • Evaluate and interpret soils and soil-related data in order to understand soil resources as they contribute to agricultural production, as well as how they affect environmental quality;
  • Conduct studies on soil stability, moisture retention or drainage, sustainability, and environmental impact of different management activities;
  • Analyze experimental data, address methodological problems in experimental protocols and results, and report data to supervisor.


Master's degree in Soil Science, Agronomy or related field required. No experience required; experience in measuring soil health parameters along with publishing and presenting experimental results are highly desired.