Intern - Entomology AgraQuest
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED AgraQuest, Inc., a Bayer CropScience (BCS) company, a subgroup of Bayer AG, is one of the world's
leading innovative crop science companies in the areas of crop protection, non?agricultural pest control,
seeds and traits. We offer an outstanding range of products and extensive service backup for modern,
sustainable agriculture and for non?agricultural applications. Bayer CropScience has a global workforce
of 20,700 and is represented in more than 120 countries.
Located in the Davis, CA. facility, the primary responsibility of the Entomology Intern is to support the
Entomology group with research projects, insect rearing and assist in the development of new
The incumbent will:
? Conduct bioassay experiments to test for efficacy, analyze and present the data effectively.
? Prepare plate media as needed for testing.
? Assist with insect and nematode rearing.
Desired Skills & Experience
The selected candidate is required to possess the following:
? Current University student or recent graduate in the field of Entomology, Plant Physiology,
Nematology, Biology, or related agricultural field with laboratory experience from one or more
courses, or through previous work experience.
? Microsoft Suite of programs including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Adobe.
? Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations
where only limited standardization exists.
? Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
? Ability to multi?task and work in a fast paced environment.
? Effectively organize, prioritize and follow?up on work assignment.
? Maintain accurate records.
? Work independently and as a member of a team.
? Establish and maintain effective working relationships.
? Professional and confidential.
Salary and Grade Level will be commensurate with experience and/or education level.
We offer a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefit programs. In addition to a competitive
base salary, you will be eligible for an array of innovative rewards and recognition programs, variable
pay and incentive opportunities as well as benefits coverage. We are committed to helping our
employees maintain a healthy balance between their responsibilities at work and home. You will be
eligible for paid time off programs and paid company holidays. We are also committed to supporting
your professional development through talent management and development programs, training
programs, tuition assistance and professional association events.
If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, we encourage you to explore how you canmake a difference at Bayer by applying now.
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