$50,000 - $60,000 plus benefits
Agricultural based testing lab in Central Illinois is seeking a Genetic Seed Technologist. This role provides services to the seed industry by using technology to determine and verify genetics and purity. The company has a diverse work force.
It is a combination of work in the lab and in the greenhouse. You will follow protocols and standards of operating procedures to conduct the tests properly. You may come in contact with herbicides. Once the tests are completed, you will share findings with customer clients. You will have direct responsibility over staff, equipment, and required resources.
This roles requires a BS degree in plants, agronomy, or related fields. You must have a good science background and have a passion to develop better seeds. The company desires a candidate who can multi-task and can communicate well, both verbally and electronically. Years of experience are open. A new grad will be considered. The company is willing to provide the training in order for you to learn and be successful. You must have good lab skills and be attentive to details.
You will receive company benefits.
This role is located near a metropolitan area with excellent churches, schools, medical facilities, opportunities for youth, excellent housing, shopping, and ease of access to air, rail, and interstates. The company asks that you "be here, be honest, be clear, be accountable, and say what you do and do what you say."
Qualified candidates contact Jim Fleming.