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Plant Science - Trait Development Associate, San Diego, CA

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Plant Science - Trait Development Associate, San Diego, CA**


**Job Duties and Responsibilities:**


+ Assist with daily tasks related to row crop-specific breeding and trait development projects.

+ Collect relevant data in a greenhouse and or laboratory environment to support breeding projects.

+ Perform routine duties associated with the culture of a high-quality crop. These duties include: planting, transplanting, thinning, irrigating, scouting for insects and diseases, pollinating, harvesting, drying, seed processing and packaging, data input, and machinery maintenance.


**Job Requirements:**


+ AA, BS, or MS in Plant Science, Plant Biology, Plant Pathology, Plant Breeding or other relevant scientific discipline, or currently enrolled in a program

+ Previous research or production greenhouse experience with row crop-specific culture protocols or greenhouse / nursery operations is desired

+ Previous research or production greenhouse experience with row crop-specific culture protocols or greenhouse / nursery operations is desired.

+ Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.

+ Good work ethic, good time management and organizational skills, accurate record keeping, and attention to details.

+ Able to follow SOPs.


**Working Conditions:**


+ Ability to work under greenhouse and field conditions, including: lifting, bending, tolerating high temperatures and humidity, and limited exposure to allergens for brief periods is required.

+ Must be able to lift 20-50 lbs with or without accommodation.

+ Willing to travel to field sites and secondary greenhouse locations.


**For Immediate Consideration, Apply Today! Questions? Email Alex at Aleo431@KellyScientific.com for More Info.**


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2021-06-04 Expires: 2021-07-05

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Plant Science - Trait Development Associate, San Diego, CA

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