Careers

Your Future in Ag is Waiting

Whether you’re a researcher, postgraduate student, agricultural industry expert, or simply interested in pursuing a career in applied research, selecting the right organization to apply to will be vital to your long-term success. Continue reading to discover if NPARA is the right organization for you.

Beyond the Fields

NPARA is looking for enthusiastic, collaborative and self-motivated researchers, summer students, and other candidates who are interested in leading the way towards innovative and groundbreaking farming practices. Each of our employees brings something special to our organization. Just as our geography, climate, and clay soil offer a unique challenge for farmers and ranchers in our region, NPARA is working to meet this challenge head-on – and we want you to be a part of it. Farming has been and will always be a community-based profession. Producers are deeply intertwined with their local community, making each other stronger and more resilient. 

Are you ready to join our team? 

1200+

Plots for local trial based crop research.

8

Local producer directors & ag representatives.

25+

Yearly agriculture events!

200+

Local producers in the area.

  • Apply Now!
    These positions will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

    We thank all applicants for their interest; Only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

    Please send your resumé  and references to Josée at manager@npara.ca

  • Agricultural Research Coordinator
    NPARA is currently looking for an Agricultural Research Coordinator! This is a permanent position to coordinate the small plot and field research trials.

    Position starts ASAP – Closes May 1st.

    Agricultural Research Coordinator- More Information

  • Agricultural Research Scientist
    NPARA is currently looking for an Agricultural Research Scientist! This is a permanent agriculture research and demonstration position.

    Position starts ASAP – Closes May 1st.

    Agricultural Research Scientist – More Information

  • Research Intern
    NPARA will have Soil Health Research Intern positions available for the 2025 growing season!
    Although the position is not yet posted, this is what our 2024 job positing looked like

    Soil Health Intern – More Information