Research Associate Campus Recruiting (December or May Graduates)
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Fri, 05 Feb 2021 23:59:59 GMT
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Description Corteva Agriscience has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated student to our organization in May 2021. Join us at Corteva Agriscience in Johnston, Iowa to help tackle important agricultural challenges and help secure a reliable and sustainable food supply across the world for years to come. Responsibilities – What You’ll Do – Follow the direction of supervisor(s) and carry out and collect data from experiments – Participate in new technology development or process improvement activities include experimental plan, testing of hypothesis, making observation, data collection and analysis – Follow company safety policies, protocols, and procedures, and ensure a safe working environment for self and team members – Participate in team supporting activities such as explant preparation, equipment maintenance, media assessment or improvement, culture room maintenance, process improvement, or information management – Provide technical support and conduct experiment with a respectful, collaborative, and positive team spirit – Provide summaries and reports to supervisors, and present results in company or outside meetings when necessary Qualifications Qualifications – What You’ll Bring: – Students in a Bachelor’s degree program in plant science, biological science, genetics, or related field such as horticulture or biotechnology, and preference goes to candidates with lab experience. – Helpful experience includes following procedures or instructions, carrying out experiments independently, sampling, and detailed record keeping. Ability to maintain complete, accurate and timely records of experimental data and procedures. – Must be proficient with Microsoft Office software, and experience in databases and/or LIMS systems is a plus. – This job also requires excellent communication skills, both oral and written. – Willingness to support a high-quality laboratory environment through custodianship of equipment and strict adherence to lab safety practices. – Ability to function both independently and as a respectful team member.