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.
YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The primary responsibilities of this role, Scientist l
Assistant Breeder, are to:
Manage breeding nurseries (field, off-site locations, crossing, seed movement, Quality Control testing) to meet company goals for performance, adaptability, and quality guidelines;
Lead specific projects designed to improve/enhance breeding methods, selection tools, and/or increase the germplasm base;
Assist in breeding resource allocations and budgets;
Coordinate with Station Manager and other breeders to create operational plans for summer and winter nurseries;
Recruit, hire, and supervise permanent and contract workers;
Assist cotton breeder in genotype selection and advancement;
Ensure compliance with all existing QHSE, QMS, Stewardship, and Regulatory standards;
Limited out of state travel required.
Position is located in Dawson, GA.
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:
MS with 2 years relevant experience. Or
BS with 5 years relevant experience;
Knowledge of variety development from hybridization to Breeder Seed increases is essential;
Ability to solve complex issues related to agronomic and breeding practices through proper experimental statistical designs and interpretation;
Ability to supervise permanent and contract employees;
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail;
Strong background in cotton agronomy and physiology, Southeastern production practices, laboratory cottonseed processing techniques, and plant breeding methodology.
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 to apply 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.
+ 1-887 229-2373