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BASF Agronomic Excellence Summer Associate(Contract) in Strathmore, Alberta

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Agronomic Excellence Summer Associate (2201460) - Alberta

  • Field trials for local Agronomic Excellence programs evaluating canola hybrids and seed technology with goal of developing regional hybrid specific agronomic practices.

  • You will be responsible for field activities relating to hybrid evaluation on a commercial scale to small plot trials from seeding to harvest including seed set up, land preparation, seeding, pest control, plot maintenance, harvesting and supervision of casual employees as required.

  • You will also be involved in crop health diagnosis through daily monitoring of field and research plots, data collection and analysis.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…

  • Strong agronomic competence attained through pursuing your degree in Agriculture, or another college along with experience in the Agriculture Industry

  • Familiarity and practical experience with agriculture equipment an asset

  • Ability to deliver results in pursuit of both individual and team goals

  • Previous experience in agriculture field research is an asset

  • Demonstrated problem solving skills

  • Ability to be flexible and modify plans as situations arise minimizing impact on results.

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 you – the whole you – in 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. We also provide engaging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your role.

Job: REDE - Research & Development

Organization: N-APN/TC-Canada Seed Business-63023553

Title: Agronomic Excellence Summer Associate(Contract)

Location: CAN-AB-Strathmore

Requisition ID: 2201460