Trait & Pipeline Delivery Co-Op

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Job Title: Trait & Pipeline Delivery Co-Op
Location: Multiple Cities|Residence Based, Nationwide United States, USA
Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed & Biotechnology
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Job Description:






The primary responsibilities of this role, Trait and Pipeline Delivery Co-Op, are to: 


Whitestown, IN and Williamsburg, IA:

  •  Develop solutions that accelerate the organizations ability to execute highly complex protocols by unlocking the connections with the workforce;
  • Work independently or with members of your team on project specific activities in a fast paced environment;
  • Assist your team in executing their seasonal work priorities;
  • Attend personal development opportunities on or off-site;
  • Be involved in Community Engagement projects and team building events;
  • Be responsible for the Operation of field and lab research equipment, including Bayer proprietary technology;
  • Handle data collection, entry and analysis;
  • Drive innovative use of social and collaboration tools to increase engagement and adoption


Puerto Rico Location Specific:

  • Review the site’s current tissue and soil analysis program, improve sampling methods, and use of data to improve fertilization programs;
  • Create a prescriptive fertilization plan for soy based on maturity group and for cotton based on crop stage;
  • Establish a simple lab in the site to help us identifying nutritional issues fast;
  • Evaluate the soil and tissue nutrient tests (soybean, cotton and corn) equipment and materials needs;
  • Create work instructions for each process and validate the process and proper calibration;
  • Enable short term actions to avoid crop failure until lab results arrive. 




Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program in Biological Sciences, Plant Sciences, Biological Systems Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Science/Studies or another relevant technical field;
  • Have attained minimum of Junior standing in undergraduate program;
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Suite;
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability to interact with team members at various levels in a professional manner;
  • Demonstration of problem-solving, planning and time management skills;
  • Capability to learn quickly and a willingness to ask questions;
  • Willing to work "hands on" with plants, technology, and machinery;
  • Proficiency in the creation of technical documentation.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Degree in Plant Sciences, Biological Systems Engineering, Optical Sciences, or Data Science;
  • Experience or familiarity with scientific methods;
  • Experience with field and lab research;
  • Experience with automated greenhouse systems, sensors, imaging technologies, data science, automation, greenhouses, controlled environments, life support systems, precision agriculture, and/or plant sciences;
  • Proficiency in usage of IT and analytics tools and their application in field and greenhouse research;
  • Self-starter, analytical and goal oriented.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.  

If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now.  Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice.  
IMPORTANT NOTE for POTENTIAL US CANDIDATES: On September 9, 2021, President Biden announced a six point COVID-19 action plan. As follow up to the initial announcement, the government has shared more details about the federal contractor guidance, including that colleagues who work for businesses that perform certain federal contracts are required to be fully vaccinated by Dec. 8, 2021. As a federal contractor, Bayer must follow and implement the federal vaccination requirements. This requirement applies to all current and future Bayer employees working in Consumer Health, Pharmaceuticals and Enabling Functions supporting either of the divisions, effective 12/8/21. Currently, Crop Science (CS) colleagues, and Enabling Function colleagues who exclusively support Crop Science, are exempt from this requirement. Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to provide reasonable accommodations to any qualified individual who because of a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief or practice receives an exemption from the vaccination requirement, provided that such accommodation would not result in an undue hardship for the company.  
Division: Crop Science   Reference Code 508221  
Functional Area: [[filter6]]   Location: Williamsburg|Juana Diaz|Whitestown
Employment Type: [[filter7]]  Position Grade: [[cust_subgrade]]  
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Job Post Date: 11/04/21
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