Assistant Plant Scientist Opportunities WA and ND

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Arlene Pirro
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Assistant Plant Scientist Opportunities WA and ND

Provides operational and technical assistance to the supervisor/manager to insure the completion of tasks necessary in the development of improved products.

Critical knowledge:
 
Level I • BA required.
• Knowledge of DNA sequencing analysis tools.
• Knowledge of plant breeding, plant biology, statistics and agriculture.

Level II
• BA required.
• MS preferred
• Knowledge of DNA sequencing analysis tools.
• Knowledge of plant breeding, plant biology, statistics and agriculture.

• B.S. in Agricultural or equivalent experience in agricultural research.
 
Critical experience:
 
Level I• 0-2 years related experience.
Level II• 2-5 years related experience.
 
Critical technical, professional and personal capabilities:
 
• D.O.T. Certification
• Good organizational skills
• Knowledge of farm operations
• Greenhouse Management skills
• Good written and verbal communications skills
• Computer literate
 
Critical success factors:
 
• Ability to carry out instructions on specific research projects.
• Exhibit expertise in growing plants in field and greenhouse environments.
• Assist in imputing data in SPIRIT.
• Successfully execute planned crossing blocks
• Manage seed movement
• Exhibit expertise in trial set up and management.
• Always maintain a safe working environment

Qualified candidates should apply today! Please submit your application online at www.syngentacareers.com. EOE