BASF Terrestrial Ecotoxicologist (m/f/d) - Birds/Mammals in Limburgerhof, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Limburgerhof,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN57083484ONLE3

As a reliable partner of the rural economy, Crop Protection offers innovative, sustainable solutions for plant protection and health. With the agricultural center in Limburgerhof, close to the BASF Group headquarters in Ludwigshafen, you can expect an attractive place for both work and play in the Rhine-Neckar region.

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What you can expect

In our unit Global Ecotoxicology, you will work in a multidisciplinary team and supervise ecological and ecotoxicological studies on terrestrial organisms (birds, mammals).

  • In this context, you will develop new experimental approaches for laboratory or field studies and ensure that they meet the highest scientific and regulatory standards.

  • You will also participate in the data analysis as well as in the evaluation and interpretation of the study results, which in turn will be the source for conducting risk assessments for crop protection products.

  • You will closely cooperate with colleagues and scientists, represent the interests of BASF to authorities as well as in expert committees and lead individual projects.

What we expect

  • You have completed your studies in biology, environmental or agricultural sciences, preferably with a Ph.D.

  • Ideally, you have already gained practical experience in ornithology, mammalogy or toxicology.

  • You possess a thorough understanding of ecological and ecotoxicological processes and you have actively been involved in project management before.

  • You are also well acquainted with the common standard IT applications and are versed in using your excellent English language skills on a daily basis at work.

  • In addition to working highly goal oriented, you drive innovations, communicate effectively and collaborate for achievement.

We offer

  • Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team.

  • Support of all employees by using different measures to ensure the balance of professional and private life.

  • Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.