Job Description

Greenhouse Technician, Plant Sampling and Maintenance
Job Number: 21-14635
 

Join the Eclaro Team! Eclaro is looking for a Greenhouse Technician, Plant Sampling and Maintenance for our client in Memphis, TN. 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:

  • Work inside/outside the greenhouse and headhouse to support the trait Introgression and initiatives by performing the following duties:
    • Sampling genetically engineered plant tissue for DNA and Protein testing in search of desired traits.
    • Planting engineered cotton seeds and maintaining suitable conditions for proper growth.
    • Preparing buffer solution to extract protein from cotton leaf.
    • Assisting in plant selection, transplanting, plant placement and plant care.
    • Greenhouse work will include, but not be limited to: water monitoring, cleaning, hanging harvest bags and harvesting, fertilizing, pruning, crossing, re-clipping and stringing plants, cleaning and trashing.
    • Must pay attention to detail and be will be working in a team setting but also independently.

 
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:
Alvin Costan       
alvin.costan@eclaro.com
6466800170
Alvin Costan | 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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