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The Enterprise Systems and Informatics department at the Noble Research Institute LLC is accepting applications for an Ag Technology intern during the summer of 2019. This internship will provide opportunities to work in the area of UAV Data collection, GPS data collection, Forage Sensor Hardware Maintenance/data collection and GIS.

Duration: 10 - 12 weeks during the summer of 2019

Program Housing: The Noble Research Institute will provide accommodations for out-of-area interns.

Hourly Rate: The Ag Technology intern will earn $12-14 per hour (subject to federal and state income tax withholding). The intern will work 40 hours per week for up to 12 weeks; payments are made semimonthly.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled


The Ag Technology intern will serve on the Ag Technology team assisting with collection of high-accuracy GPS data on Noble Research Institute Properties to be disseminated using Esri Technologies via mobile, web-based, and desktop technologies. The intern will participate with UAV data collection missions as a visual observer/Pilot contingent upon licensing. The intern will also assist with Forage sensing platform maintenance and data collection across the Noble Research Institute Properties. The intern will also experience the daily operations of the Ag Technology department.


To qualify for the Ag Technology Intern position, applicants must:

* Be enrolled in a degree program in a college or university within the United States, such program resulting in the award of a baccalaureate or above;- Have completed his/her sophomore year (at least 60 credit hours) with a preferred declared major in a STEM or Agricultural related field.- Be legally authorized to work in the United States (for any employer) and WILL NOT require employment visa sponsorship for this internship; and- Be capable of working 40 hours per week for 10 to 12 weeks.- Have basic understanding of GPS concepts, - Have basic understanding of UAV technology (Part 107 License preferred).

About Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation

The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation, Inc. ( www.noble.org), headquartered in Ardmore, Okla., is a nonprofit organization conducting agricultural, forage improvement and plant biology research; assisting farmers and ranchers through educational and consultative agricultural programs; and providing grants to nonprofit charitable, educational and health organizations.