At Corteva Agriscience, you will help us grow what’s next. No matter what your role, you will be part of a team that is building the future of agriculture – solving the world’s food problems through innovation, technology, and putting people first. We have an opportunity to join our York team as a Research Associate. Read more about the job responsibilities below.
Responsibilities – What You’ll Do:
Assist in the execution of breeding and testing programs at a multi-crop research station
Maintain and improve the efficiency and safety of daily workplace operations
Manage team resources: employees, equipment, discretionary funds, etc.
Collect data and assess data quality
Contribute to the joint success of all research groups at the York Research Center
Qualifications – What You’ll Bring:
Bachelor’s degree in agriculture or scientific related field plus 2-4 years industry related experience required or Master’s degree and up to 2 years industry related experience preferred
Demonstrated excellent communication/personal interaction skills to foster teamwork, enhance a positive work environment, and effectively develop strong internal and external working relationships with a diverse group of people
Strong experience and skills with computers and data management
Strong aptitude to operate and maintain planting and harvest equipment including electronics, GPS systems and data collection systems
Demonstrated skills in leadership, operational safety, supervision and time management
Must be capable of lifting 60 pounds
Must be capable of working in varying ergonomic and environmental conditions for extended periods of time