BASF Summer Research Associate (Contract) in Edmonton, Alberta
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Summer Research Associate
Contract Duration : 4 – 6 months (Summer)
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Job duties include:
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 and chemistry and laboratory experience
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 Driver‘s License
Job: REDE - Research & Development
Organization: N-APN/RC-Agricultural Solutions Canada-63010492
Title: Summer Research Associate (Contract)
Requisition ID: 2102703