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Summer Research Associate (Contract)

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Job Title: Summer Research Associate (Contract)
Location: Edmonton, AB, Western Canada, Canada
Company: BASF Canada - We Create Chemistry
Industry Sector: Food/Processing
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Researcher/Research & Development
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You


At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.


We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. 


And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized as one of Canada's Best 100 Employers in 2021 and was honored as one of Canada’s Safest Employers Award. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future



Summer Research Associate


Contract Duration:  4 – 6 months (Summer)


Location: Edmonton, Alberta 


Job duties include:


  • Support the research program and help develop agricultural products for Canadian growers
  • Small plot trials run at research farms
  • Seed, spray, evaluate, maintain, harvest and summarize plot results

  • Ability to work within a team atmosphere

  • Attention to detail and good communication skills

  • Experience will be gained in crop production, trial methodology, pest identification and management and chemistry and laboratory experience

    Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…




  • Enrolled/recently completed an agriculture science or related degree program (e.g. environmental science, biology etc.)

  • High level of enthusiasm and strong commitment to gain experience in field research and the agricultural industry

  • An understanding of agricultural practices and farm equipment is an asset

  • Valid Driver‘s License

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    Job Post Date: 11/26/21
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