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BASF Biologist / Ecotoxicologist (m/f/d) in Limburgerhof, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Limburgerhof,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN58380763ONLE2

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position?

Mrs. Claudia Mekelburg (Talent Acquisition) Phone no.: +49 (0)30 2005 59871

Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Please submit copies only and no original documents.

As a reliable partner of the rural economy, Agricultural Solutions offers innovative, sustainable solutions for plant protection and health. With the agricultural center in Limburgerhof, close to the BASF Group headquarters in Ludwigshafen, you can expect an attractive place for both work and play in the Rhine-Neckar region. Learn more about BASF SE at

Agriculture is all about balance. The balance that is crucial to everyone's existence - also applies to our Agricultural Solutions division. We connect innovative thinking with practical action to find the right balance for success - for farmers, agriculture and future generations. With seeds and traits, crop protection and digital solutions, we help farmers produce food more efficiently, protect the land and meet the needs of society.

What you can expect

In our unit Global Ecotoxicology, you will work in a multidisciplinary team and supervise ecological and ecotoxicological studies on terrestrial organisms (birds, mammals).

  • In this context, you will develop new experimental approaches for laboratory or field studies and ensure that they meet the highest scientific and regulatory standards.

  • You will also contribute to the data analysis as well as in the evaluation and interpretation of the study results and use them as source for conducting risk assessments for crop protection products.

  • You will develop innovative experimental and theoretical approaches to bring practical solutions to environmental risk assessment issues.

  • You will have good communication and social skills to communicate the results of studies and risk assessments to a wide range of stakeholders.

  • You will be responsible for managing individual projects as part of multidisciplinary teams working with different collaborators.

What we expect

  • Degree in biology or environmental sciences or in a related field, preferably a PhD

  • Ideally, experience and expertise in the field of birds and/or mammals, ornithology or toxicology

  • Thorough understanding of ecological and ecotoxicological processes

  • Fluent English and good German language skills

  • Beyond this, a team player with highly developed presentation skills and excellent communication ability

We offer

  • Development discussions and programs so that you can reach your full potential.

  • An attractive competitive salary that is based on the company's success and your individual performance.

  • Flexible work arrangements so that you can balance your working life and private life.

  • Onboarding to help you settle in quickly, ensuring you are part of the BASF team from day one.