Line Development Breeder - Assistant@ Monsanto Company

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Line Development Breeder - Assistant@ Monsanto Company

Line Development Breeder - Assistant@ Monsanto Company

Job Description

· Manage different operations, seeding, management of plants, data collection, harvest, etc.

· Assist in computer related activities and provide support for testing activities such as operation of shelling systems, seed counters, and seed packaging

· Perform safety inspections, and assist in providing safety training and guidance to field personnel.

· Supervision and training of temporary employees

· Work closely with other research sites to keep program operating efficiently

· Participate with team to successfully maintain the Quality Standards

· Assist in other projects and perform other duties as and when required

* Overnight travel during the planting and harvest season.

Job Requirements

· BS or MS degree in Plant breeding, Agronomy or related fields
· Ability to work extended hours during the peak planting and harvest seasons
· Experience utilizing MS Word and MS Excel
· Ability to work effectively with interdisciplinary teams
· Demonstrated ability to balance and prioritize tasks
· Basic understanding of farm equipment maintenance
· Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in English.
Desired Skills/Experience:
· Familiarity with breeding methodologies is desired
· Broad knowledge of crop production and farming practices.
* Driving experience is a plus.

Job Details

Categories     Clinical Research

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