Assignment on Field Assistant (Part-Time)

University of Colombo School of Computing

The University of Colombo School of Computing wishes to invite applications from suitable persons for the post of Assignment on Field Assistant (Part-Time) who will assist in collecting and recording data from selected agricultural field areas.

Job Description:

  • Visit selected tea estate (one or more) outside Colombo (mainly in Galle and Ratnapura districts).
  • Enable data collection using the given device.
  • Record locations, travelling path, time of collection, weight and other parameters.
  • Recharge devise as directed by the principal investigator.


  • Prefer current undergraduate in the science stream with free time
  • Good writing and communication skills in English and independent judgement skills.
  • Must be computer literate with experience in working with typical office software.
  • Assignment Period: initially one month with intermittent visits.
  • Remuneration: Payment per visit, all inclusive Rs. 8,000/=.
  • Travelling: Can travel in the morning and return afternoon using public transport

How to Apply:

  • You will have to complete the online application on the UCSC website using your personal details.
  • The online application should be submitted before 07th January 2019.

University of Colombo School of Computing

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