Agronomist / Agricultural Scientist – Engineer
Agronomist / Agricultural Scientist / Agricultural Engineer(Position Code MO/ASE0117) Waterborne is a progressive company of bright, motivated scientists and engineers looking for a valuable addition to our team. We currently have an opening for a full-time mid-level Agronomist, Agricultural Scientist or Agricultural Engineer. This position will be located in our Columbia, Missouri area office. Responsibilities of this position will include: Developing, managing and assisting with studies evaluating environmental fate of agricultural chemicalsInteracting directly with growers, consultants and agribusiness companiesApplying knowledge and skills to agricultural field studies throughout the United States The successful candidate should possess the following requirements: A B.S. or M.S. degree from an accredited engineering or science curriculumKnowledge of U.S. agriculture and an understanding of general agricultural processes, crops, markets and soil and water regulatory compliance issuesExperience working in a contract research professional environment under USEPA FIFRA GLPSExperience implementing and managing soil, plant and water monitoring programsCapability to independently synthesize complex data into information for presentationSelf-motivatedStrong communication and management skillsAbility to work in a team setting with co-workers to solve problems and make improvements to processesWillingness to travel throughout the United States (may comprise 25 percent of project time)Ability to carry 50 lbs over short distances and periodically work in adverse weather and environmental conditionsPossess a valid U.S. driver’s license and be capable of driving larger company vehicles, including pickup trucks and cargo vans (CDL not required)Ability to work in the U.S. without sponsorship These skills are preferred, but not required: Basic knowledge of DC circuitry and environmental instrumentationUnderstanding of relational databases (e.g. MS Access, MS SQL Server) and SQL We are a small company with a diverse set of professional backgrounds and pride ourselves on both client and employee satisfaction. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Benefits package includes health, dental and life insurance, 401(K) with company match and an excellent working environment. Please provide a resume and a cover letter addressing your salary requirements and establishing your experience and qualifications for the criteria outlined above. Please note on your submittal the position code denoted above. Please forward your resume to our Human Resources Department by clicking apply or: Attn: Human Resources – Position MO/ASE0117, Waterborne Environmental, 897-B Harrison Street, SE, Leesburg, VA 20175. Waterborne is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/D/VApply for this job.