Field Lab Technician

Field Lab Technician


Bladen Community College
7418 Highway 41 West
Dublin, NC 28332
Phone: 910-879-5500

Job Location

Main Campus


Dependent upon qualifications



Job Category

  • Skilled Crafts

Application Period

Opens: Friday, April 29, 2022
Closes: Monday, May 16, 2022

Target Start Date

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Agribusiness Technology Instructor

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Individual must have two to three years experience in production agriculture or related field. 

Must hold Public Pesticide Applicators License or obtain credential upon hire. Must have a valid Driver’s License or obtain upon hire.


Preferred Qualifications

Experience and associate degree in agribusiness technology or related field is preferred.  Ability to speak Spanish preferred. 

Position Description

Lab technician will work closely with agribusiness technology faculty members to ensure that all tasks are completed as needed to meet the objectives of the different agricultural areas. Lab technician will provide support in the field lab, greenhouse, and animal facilities. Lab technician will report to agribusiness technology lead and department director / dean.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assisting with all tasks related to the establishment, maintenance, and disposition of the field crops, vegetables, fruit, and animal specimens.
  • Applying treatments according to protocol including pesticides, fertilizers and irrigation.
  • Operating a wide variety of agriculture equipment to prepare fields, apply treatments and harvest crops.
  • Assisting with plot layout, implementation of treatments, and collection and recording of data.
  • Hand planting and harvesting field lab.
  • Working with various types of irrigation equipment including setup and maintenance.
  • Assisting with maintenance of field plots and other tasks.
  • Other duties as assigned.

How to Apply

Please go to our website to see the position announcement and apply online.



Job Post Contact

Tiina Mundy, Director of Human Resources

Bladen Community College
PO Box 266, Dublin, NC  28332
Phone - 910.879.5556       

Fax - 910.879.5513