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The Office of Research Engagement, Development and Innovation (REDI) – Centralised Research Facilities (CRF), are seeking to appoint a Facility Coordinator, Greenhouse RETF to join their team.
Western Sydney University has a number of centrally managed Facilities servicing the research activities of the Schools and Institutes. One of these Facilities is the state-of-the-art Greenhouse Research Education & Training Facility (RETF) located at the Hawkesbury Campus. The main objective of this position will be to manage, maintain and operate the Western Sydney University’s Greenhouse RETF with emphasis on supporting research and the development of further commercial potential of protected cropping in the facility. The position will be responsible for the direction and growth of Greenhouse services to meet strategic initiatives of REDI, CRF and the University. The position holder will rely on their expertise in the field of greenhouse mechanical, irrigation and climate control systems to provide advice to researchers on the best methodologies for optimal growth of crops.