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BASF Summer Research Associate - Internship in Ardrossan, Alberta

You can be part of an inclusive team of diverse talent and character. In this diversity lies our greatest strength.

At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a fulfilling work environment with a strong emphasis on the physical and psychological safety of our employees and the communities we operate in. We are always working to form the best team with an emphasis on diversity, equity and inclusion and through lifelong learning and development.

We are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF Canada has been proudly recognized as one of Canada's & GTA’s Best 100 Employers in 2022 and for many consecutive years. We have also been recognized as Canada’s Safest Employer in Chemical Manufacturing for several consecutive years, in addition to receiving a Bronze medal for providing a Psychologically Safe workplace.

We invite you to join our best team on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!  

Summer Research Associate

Contract Duration : 4 - 6 months (Summer)

Location: Edmonton, AB

Wage: $21.00 hour to $28.00 hour.

Posting Closes: Friday, October 28th 2022.


As a Research Associate, you will join our research team where you will be involved in:

  • Support the research program and help develop agricultural products for Canadian growers

  • Small plot trials run at research farms

  • Seed, spray, evaluate, maintain, harvest and summarize plot results

  • Ability to work within a team atmosphere

  • Attention to detail and good communication skills

  • Experience will be gained in crop production, trial methodology, pest identification and management.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…


  • Enrolled/recently completed an agriculture science or related degree program (e.g. environmental science, biology etc.)

  • High level of enthusiasm and strong commitment to gain experience in field research and the agricultural industry

  • An understanding of agricultural practices and farm equipment is an asset

  • Valid drivers licence required

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  • 2202919

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Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment

BASF is dedicated to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where our employees can be their authentic selves. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, place of origin, ethnic origin, colour, religion/creed, sex/pregnancy, marital status, family status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We seek to make our recruitment process accessible for applicants with disabilities. If you require accommodations or support throughout the recruitment process, please contact with the subject line “Recruitment Accommodation Request”.

Job: REDE - Research & Development

Organization: N-APN/RC-Agricultural Solutions Canada-63029064

Title: Summer Research Associate - Internship

Location: CAN-AB-Ardrossan

Requisition ID: 2202919