Breeder – Bread Grains / Forages – 7609
Plant Breeder with a specialty in bread?grains is needed to create new varieties and evaluate current lines for a seed company.??This position is a hands-on traditional type breeder who enjoys working in all aspects of the process from germplasm to the?end user.??This is a tremendous opportunity for you to join a highly successful breeding program?with their own proprietary lines, and you?will?have the potential to lead the program.?You will?manage a small team of employees and work closely with management on budgetary and capital improvements, so a good business acumen will be helpful.?The preferred candidate will have a PhD with emphasis in hard red and hard white wheat, forage barley, and triticale and hands-on experience in the field. You must have an entrepreneurial spirit and?can communicate?and represent the company in an effective and?professional manner.?Candidates with an MS in Plant Sciences or those with breeding experience in soybeans or corn may also be considered, but wheat is strongly preferred.??This job is?designed for someone who likes to work outside,?enjoys the freedom to create, and take a risk.???The company will provide you a?highly competitive compensation and benefits package, plus will take care of all of your work related expenses, and will give you a unique opportunity to be mentored by?a team of highly respected plant breeders.??You must be able to withstand heat and travel to regions outside of the continental US.?$70-90,000 plus benefits.?Contact us with your cover letter, resume, and references using the ?Apply To This Position? button.For a complete listing of our open jobs, visit our website:? www.agri-search.com.? We can be reached for additional follow-up at 217-543-2505.Rich Connell AGRI-SEARCH, Inc. is a client-centered confidential service.? All fees are paid by the employer.You must be authorized to work in the United States to be considered for this position or any of our other positions.? Sponsorship is not available.Keywords: consultant agronomy agronomist crops cold calling direct to the farmer sales technologies traits corn soybeans genetics treatment germplasm research YieldGard production processing marketing plots Monsanto recommendations seedApply for this job.