Intern – Plant Sciences (Boise, ID)
TheJ.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with rootsfirmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
Theseendeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital partof the global economy.
We currently have a research agronomyinternship available within our Plant Sciences department in Boise, ID.
Whatsin it for you? Thesepositions will support the potato agronomy research program and their endeavorsin R&D at Simplot Plant Sciences. The position is a full-time 6-monthinternship.
Whatyou will do:
Operating a washing/grading line
Supporting the Biotech Quality Management Systems (BQMS) andcompliance paperwork
Storage monitoring and sampling
Data entry, analysis, and summarization
Special Projects as assigned
Whatyou already have:
Familiarity with storage equipment and sensors
Ability to drive a forklift or be trained
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong computer skills (Word and Excel)
Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds
Clean driving record
Farming background preferred
Education: Currentstudent enrolled in an accredited college/university Undergraduatestudent with research experience or Graduate student preferred Agriculturaldegree seeking students preferred
Availability:Minimum of 6 months, starting in January 2019 (Other timeframes will be considered as appropriate)
Travel:10% Please prepare a coverletter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resumevia our online application process described above.
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