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Wheat Research Technician _ Sabin, MN

Kelly Services
Sabin, MN 56580
**Wheat Research Technician _ Sabin, MN**

Kelly Services is currently seeking a Wheat Research Technician for one of our top clients in Sabin, MN

As a Wheat Research Technician placed with Kelly Services you will be responsible for support the operations in the Discovery Breeding program for Spring Wheat in collaboration with local breeding and agronomy teams.

**Hours:** 8-4:30 M-F.

**Pay Rate** : $16 - $18 (depending on experience)

**Duration:** 1 year

**Major Responsibilities**

+ Performs activities in the greenhouse and field environments including crossing blocks, planting, harvesting, seed processing, and maintenance of seed inventories.

+ Collects data at nurseries and field trials.

+ Performs activities in the laboratory including collecting leaf samples, manipulation of plant tissues, and setting up experiments according to established protocols.

+ Maintains the work environment organized and cleaned.

+ Complies with Safety, QMS and Stewardship directives, and quality standards.


+ High school diploma. Preferred Associates/Technical degree in Agronomy, Agricultural Sciences, or related fields.

+ Experience working in the field and greenhouse is desired.

+ Self-sufficient in conducting assigned activities.

+ Skilled on Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint.

+ Ability to travel domestically.

**Supporting Qualifications:**

+ Time-management and organizational skills.

+ Willingness to learn technical skills

+ Ability to work in a team and independently

+ Detail-oriented

+ Good communication skills

+ Self-motivated with problem-solving skills

+ Knowledge in agriculture and crop management is highly desired.

**Physical requirements:**

+ Ability to work standing up or sitting for several hours during the day.

+ Ability to work under different environmental conditions.

Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Email for questions about the position but please apply online to be considered for the position.

Why Kelly?

+ As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

+ Weekly pay and service bonus plans

+ Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

Apply Today!

*Available for purchase and administered by a designated third-party vendor

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

Interested in contact centre opportunities that offer freedom and flexibility, and truly value your skills? We thought so. Were KellyConnectand wherever life takes you, we have great contact centre opportunities that align with your preferred workstyle, schedule, and location. Looking to work from home, or work specific hours? No problem. Best of all, we only work with companies that share our focus on treating employees like the deeply valued people that they are.

**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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-05-31 Expires: 2021-07-01

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