This supportposition is responsible to assist in reliable and timely supply of FoundationSeed that is of the highest genetic purity and physical condition.
Incumbentworks closely with Research and Global Supply personnel to aid new productadvancement. The position may be based at any Technology or Production siteunder direct supervision of a Crop Specialist or Manager.
Theincumbent performs assigned tasks related to responsible crops including, butnot limited to :
Maintainaccurate records of FS increases including inventory, purity, and diseasetesting for assigned crops
AssistCrop Specialist in inventory management of assigned crops
Interactwith breeding staff to exchange seed and information to support advancement ofnew parent lines
Workswith Quality Assurance to prioritize testing to receive results in a timelymanner to ensure inventory position and highest quality
Performsseed sampling and shipments
Updatesrecords with test results
Assistsin all aspects of crop cycle from sowing to harvest, including rogueing
Createsfieldbooksand assists in data collection and crop care
Organizestrial seed under guidance
Appliesfor and maintains accurate records of field inspections and phytosanitarycertificates
Publishesand receive seed, update inventory and import plant characteristics in FTS
Mayparticipate in FS and / or site wide teams
Maycoordinate seed processing
Overseescensus sampling projects
Worksindependently to complete assigned responsibilities and execute continuingprojects
Hasa level of responsibility that involves planning, directing, and coordinatingactivities of others as well as hands on responsibilities of their own
Coordinatesmaintenance of increase's, pgo's,and other locations
Assistsin technical aspects associated with the program including : activities relatedto trials / nursery and inventory management, handheld computers for datacollection and utilization of equipment such as planter and combines
Preparationfor planting, field plot maintenance, data collection and harvesting
Interactwith scientists and breeders on and off-site for project related needs
Participatein task-related document creation and process review for job-related activities
Recruit,train, and develop temporary personnel
Build knowledge of cropmanagement practices
Thephysical demands described here are representative of those that must be met byan employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Must be capable of working in adverse conditions such as field or greenhousesituations.Employee performsrepetitive keyboarding tasks.
The employee is occasionally required tostand, and reach with hands and arms. Employee is also required frequently towalk on uneven or slippery surfaces.
The employee must occasionally lift and / ormove up to 50 pounds.
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Who you are
Education, Training and / orExperience Requirements
BS / BAor AS / AA with 4 years related work experience required
Physicallycapable of working in field situations
Abilityto supervise large labor crews
Ableto read, write and speak fluent English
Detailoriented, good organization, communication and human relation skills
Proficientin email, data entry, Excel, Access, Word, SAP
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Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now.
Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice.
To all recruitment agencies : Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.