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BASF Pathology Summer Associate in Saskatoon, Canada

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 challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

Where the Chemistry Happens…

Pathology Summer Associate

Contract Duration: 6 months (May to October)

Locatio n: Saskatoon


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

  • Seed preparation and seeding disease of nurseries in the field.

  • Disease nursery plot maintenance and care including pest control and disease ratings.

  • Assist in the execution of Plant Pathology Lab tasks including fungal isolations and culturing.

  • Assist in Greenhouse and Growth chamber seeding, maintenance and rating of disease projects.

  • Travel out of province will be required in Mid August through to September

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…


  • Strong agronomic competence attained through pursuing or having obtained your degree in Agriculture or another college along with experience in the Agriculture Industry

  • Demonstrate problem solving skills

  • Ability to be flexible and modify plans as situations arise minimizing impact on results

  • Interest in canola development

  • Ability to deliver results in pursuit of both individual and team goals

  • A valid Class 5 Drivers Licence

Job: REDE - Research & Development

Organization: APP/BO-Oilseeds Breeding-63022026

Title: Pathology Summer Associate

Location: CAN-SK-Saskatoon

Requisition ID: 2100097