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, (Phytopathology Intern), are to:
Assess and summarize relevant scientific literature;
Collect and isolate a panel of bacteria from onions;
Produce culture media to support bacterial growth and development;
Conduct nucleic acid isolations ensuring quality and purity;
Amplify diagnostic loci using PCR techniques or Real-time PCR platform;
Visualize and analyse samples using gel electrophoresis;
Design, perform, evaluate and analyze experiments;
Data and information management;
Communication of progress and findings.
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:
Degree in plant pathology, plant biology, biology, microbiology, molecular biology or similar field;
Foundational understanding of molecular biology, molecular plant pathology and/or biotechnology;
Knowledge of methods and equipment used by a plant pathologist and/or microbiologist;
Communication, coordination and execution skills;
Data collection, analysis & interpretation skills preferred;
Flexibility to work within a team, but capability to work independently;
Attention to detail, organization and responsibility;
Computer software skills: MS Office and databases; statistics preferred;
Flexible, distributed among lab and office activities;
Pacific Northwest climate.
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