Nyssa , OR
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Research Associate

Nyssa, OR Full time
Posted on May 18, 2018

Essentials Functions Support the local station efforts to create superior products and support Business goals for precision, accuracy and efficiency in site operations. Functioning as an integral member of a trialing team responsible for delivering quality data to the customers.

Responsible for Green House seed and steckling production including steckling vernalization. Play a key role in field Mapping, Off-site outdoor seed productions, root trials and Seed Processing. Responsible for Curley Top Breeding Nursery activities. Must be able to work alone and travel to off-site locations to accurately collect and manage data. Knowledge & Experience A four-year degree in an agricultural related discipline and/or relevant experience preferred. Agriculture Research experience desirable. Knowledge of general industry procedures, practices, & terminology. Must have a valid Driver's License. Have or have ability to acquire a pesticide applicators license, Class A CDL, & forklift operator's certification.

A basic understanding of plant genetics &breeding is desirable. Clear understanding of the practices & procedures that affect trial data precision & accuracy. Understand and use of modern agronomic practices.

Salary will be depends upon qualifications and experience.

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