We are currently looking for an energetic and organized individual for a full-time Research Associate position. The selected candidate will report to the R&D director and be responsible for laboratory and field research activities that support the development, testing and registration of new plant nutrition products and Biostimulants.

Title: Research Assistant (Full-time)

Salary: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Responsibilities
  • Assist with laboratory and field research activities including, but not limited to; experimentation in the laboratory, site preparation, seeding, maintenance and in-crop spraying, data collection, entry and analysis, trial maintenance and harvesting;
  • Rating the agronomic performance of crops as well as diseases;
  • Conducting soil and plant tissue sampling;
  • Operate and maintain small-plot equipment (tractor, seeder, sprayer, mower, planter, tandem disc, combine, …).
  • Safe working attitude and safe operation of field equipment and vehicles is a must.

This position will require working outdoors, occasional travel and extended hours during seasonal peaks.

Qualifications
  • B.Sc. degree in Agriculture, Agronomy, Plant Science or related discipline.
  • Previous laboratory and/or field research experience is an asset.
  • Agronomy, design and conduction of field trials is a must.
  • Experience in operating farm equipment is an asset.
  • Must have a valid Class 1 or 3 driver’s license or willing to get one upon hiring.

Deadline: preferably before April 30th, 2019 or until the suitable candidate is identified

Please forward your application along with a Resume to: Dr. Abdel ElHadrami at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.