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Where the Chemistry Happens
We are seeking a Senior Field Trial Associate to supervise seed production and processing, packaging and inventory functions for small grains and row crops, and trials at the seed conditioning and storage facility in Ames, Iowa.
Senior Field Trial Associate (1700954) Ames, IA
Drawing on experience and education, you will independently innovate, develop, and implement novel improvements to seed processing and conditioning methods for corn, soy and canola.
Formula for Success: You Will
Mid- and near-term seed conditioning planning and execution with multiple crop Development, Quality, Laboratory, and Regulatory Compliance Managers in the U.S. and Europe.
Maintaining compliance with corporate and government (USDA) policies is a priority objective.
This Sr. Field Trial Associate will assist the Sr. Applied Genetics Manager& Field Trial Manager with budget development and forecasts.
Prepare and retain training documents, job safety analyses, and other documents related to site safety activities as required by Stewardship and Responsible Care programs.
Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You
Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support youthe whole youin all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.
The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you'll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You
MS Degree in Agronomy, Plant Breeding, Crop Science, Genetics, Crop Protection or Related Field with 4+ years of applicable experience -OR- BS Degree in Agronomy, Plant Breeding, Crop Science, Genetics, Biological Sciences or Related Field with 7+ years of applicable experience.
Applicable experience will be in seed operations with at least one of the company's core crops (corn, soy, canola), and must include demonstrable experience in completing seed conditioning, seed inventory, seed storage and shipment, data management, small plot seed production, testing preparation and execution.
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the... current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.