Job Description

Breeding Technician
Job Number: 21-10552
 
Join the Eclaro Team! Eclaro is looking for a Breeding Technician for our client in Acampo, CA. This is a contract position located at our client's site.
 
Eclaro's client is a leading component manufacturer with a portfolio of oil and gas, chemicals, plastics, performance products, agricultural products and fine chemicals. Their customer base includes many diverse industries and markets, including pharmaceutical, aerospace, textile, construction and automotive industries. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
 
Responsibilities:
  • Will independently coordinate, set up and execute breeding nursery and screening activities as defined by the Breeder for a specific area and/or crops of expertise.
  • Within melon breeding team, assist the breeder with planning, monitoring, and providing input related to the operational breeding process to ensure long-term profitability and success of the breeding program.
 
Qualifications:
  • Background or experience in biology, botany, crop science, horticulture or related field.
  • This is an entry level to mid-level role.
 
Skills:
  • Working knowledge of horticultural practices and procedures
  • Basic knowledge of plant sciences and genetics
  • Understanding of agricultural practices
  • Organized and competent with file and data management
  • Competent using Microsoft Office software
  • Working knowledge of information system, data management systems, databases and spreadsheets
  • Excellent written and oral communication in English
  • Spanish speaking is a plus
  • Analytical, accurate, detail and quality oriented
  • Innovative, organized and efficient
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a team player
  • Ability to work independently and be flexible to quickly changing activities
  • Proactive in identifying problems or opportunities associated with assigned tasks
  • Ability to instruct and supervise seasonal workers.
  • Working knowledge of horticultural practices and procedures
  • Basic knowledge of plant sciences and genetics
 
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
 
If interested, you may contact:
Rachelle Daylo
646-849-5173
Rachelle.Daylo@eclaro.com
Rachelle Daylo | LinkedIn
 

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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