Sample Soil Scientist Resume

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Robert Field
2837 Biddie Lane
Midlothian, VA 23113
(333)-804-8208
[email]

Job Objective Looking to fill a position as Soil Scientist in which to put my talents and experience to work for company increasing clientele and enhancing company growth.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience in soil research, assessment and development activities
  • Immense knowledge of ecosystem, soil morphology, agronomic systems and crop nutrients
  • Extensive knowledge of soil and water sampling and quality monitoring programs
  • Familiarity with agricultural, soil fertilization and irrigation practices
  • Ability to explain scientific concepts and research findings to staff, crop producers, fertilizer retailersand public
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office, farm practice databases, GIS, tractors and irrigation equipments

Professional Experience:

Soil Scientist
Science System and Applications, Inc., Midlothian, VA
August 2012 – Present

Responsibilities:

  • Identified, collected and classified soil samples from designated field.
  • Designed and conducted soil and groundwater based research programs and feasibility studies.
  • Developed and managed soil and groundwater monitoring programs.
  • Created and deployed systems for soil irrigationscheduling and soil remediation monitoring.
  • Produced soil maps and composed accurate soil descriptions, using AutoCAD.
  • Published research papers in scientific journals and participated in industry networking events.

Soil Scientist
Toeroek Associates, Inc., Midlothian, VA
May 2009 – July 2012

Responsibilities:

  • Planned and conductedsoil surveys and evaluations for designated field locations.
  • Analyzed, documented, and reported on the characteristics of soils, topography and moisture content data.
  • Generated and maintained accurate and descriptive soil mapsin digital forms.
  • Produced and published research findings and scientific data in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Educated and advised farmers and government officials on best practicesrelated to soil utilization and management.
  • Interpreted and adhered to all applicable laws, permit requirements and agreements.

Education

PhD in Agronomy & Soil Science
Stanford University, Stanford, CA

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