Posted: Friday, January 5, 2018 1:48 PM
Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.
Research and Development Specialist II
YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The primary responsibilities of this role, Research and Development Specialist II, are to:
Manage greenhouse automation equipment, as well as greenhouse computer systems, by leveraging knowledge and skills involved with handling;
Manage critical nursery planting actions in order to meet project timelines and demands;
Manage plant sampling, by leveraging knowledge and skills involved with handling greenhouse automation equipment, as well as computer systems designed to optimize plant growth;
Support team in all other areas with support and participation with plant growth, harvest, data collection, and data management;
Operationally train and lead contract labor team in all efforts to achieve project success, and to accomplish goals;
Actively promote the application of novel technology in breeding;
Trouble:shoot and work to improve greenhouse plant care, and to maximize and improve seed production methods;
Deliver projects involved with screening for, and breeding with, relevant and novel alleles in breeding lines;
Screen breeding materials, and ensured genetic integrity within program.
WHO YOU ARE
Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:
Bachelor's with two (2) years of relevant experience OR non:degreed with ten (10) years of relevant experience in Horticulture or Plant Breeding or related scientific fields;
Microsoft Office proficiency, including Excel and Word;
Ability to learn new database and related computer systems.
Knowledge, experience or training with automated greenhouse bench moving systems, such as Van Zaal:Indigo, or equivalent maker or similar greenhouse systems.
*Domestic relocation assistance may be provided.
Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the Passion to Innovate and the Power to Change, we encourage you now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.
United States : Tennessee : Memphis
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• Location: Memphis
• Post ID: 34086062 memphis