AgReliant Genetics, LLC

  • Research Intern

    Job Location US-IN-Lebanon
    Posted Date
    4 weeks ago(11/14/2019 3:56 PM)
  • Overview

    WHO WE ARE
    AgReliant Genetics is a leader in seed research, production, and quality focused on providing trusted seed solutions that help farmers grow.

     

    Created July 1, 2000 as a joint venture between two of the world’s largest independent seed companies, KWS and Limagrain, AgReliant Genetics is now one of the fastest growing independent seed companies in the industry, ranked as the third largest corn seed company in the U.S., and operates one of the largest research programs in North America.

     

    At AgReliant Genetics we have a unique multi-brand strategy that gives farmers across the U.S. and in Canada access to our products, regardless of geographical location or operation size. Through our seed brands – AgriGold®, LG Seeds® and PRIDE Seeds® – and our digital ag platform Advantage Acre®, AgReliant Genetics demonstrates commitment to our vision by developing meaningful relationships, delivering valuable seed solutions, and providing an excellent customer experience.

     

    OUR CULTURE & OUR PEOPLE
    AgReliant Genetics is dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. At every level, our people are an essential part in maintaining our values and furthering our growth. We pursue individuals who demonstrate commitment, excellence, integrity, safety and innovation in their work.

     

    At AgReliant Genetics you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value our employees’ passion and believe in giving people the space to navigate challenges, invent solutions and excel in a rewarding career.

     

    You can learn more about AgReliant Genetics and our brands at agreliantgenetics.com or by following @AgReliant on Facebook and Twitter.

    Job Overview

    This opportunity provides learning experiences within our seed research group to participate in all aspects of our operational and testing activities at inbred and hybrid research sites.

    Responsibilities

    • Participate in seed packaging, planting, pollinating, note taking, harvest, and shelling.
    • Organize and participate in field experiments.
    • Participate in an assigned project.
    • Ensure safety rules are followed at all times.
    • Promote a positive image of the company and the research department.
    • Other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
    • Pursuing an Agriculture focused degree in Plant Breeding or Genetics, Plant Pathology or related field
    • Must have completed Sophomore year
    • A strong GPA

     

    KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:
    • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
    • Excellent organizational and record keeping skills
    • Ability to prioritize tasks meet deadlines
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Good interpersonal and communication skills
    • Strong work ethic and attention to detail
    • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

     

    PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
    • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs. (if applicable)
    • Ability to work extended hours outdoors
    • Must have valid driver’s license and meet MVR Requirements
    • Occasional overnight travel is possible

     

     

     

     

     

    AgReliant Genetics, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We value and openly welcome diversity at AgReliant. Diversity and inclusion is a key part of our strategy for long-term success.

     

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