Transformation Scientist

Employer
J.R. Simplot Company
Location
Boise, Idaho
Salary
n/a
Posted
June 11 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Other Corporate

Transformation Scientist, J.R. Simplot Company (Boise, ID). Support  transformation effort to improve crops. Involved in planning & conducting experiments & analyzing data/results to dvlp new products, processes or commercial applics. Carryout experiments independently. Display technical excellence in lab & transformation methods. Perform lab procedures, prep plant stock & media, propagate plant, write SOPs; Conduct assays following protocols; report results &/or data on each experiment; Apply new technologies to current experiments &/or projects; Write scientific manuscripts, patent applics & research reports; Reqmts: Ph.D or equiv in Agriculture, Agronomy, or relevant scientific field. In the alternative, Master's Deg or equiv in Agriculture, Agronomy, or Science rltd field plus 1 yr pre/post deg research &/or lab exp; or a Bachelor's deg or equiv  in science rltd field w/ 5 plus yrs of direct exp in job or rltd research exp is acceptable. Exp must incl researching molecular Biology, working in a lab dealing w/ bio-hazardous waste containment & conducting short term (days to weeks) experiment using theoretical basis; Technical & analytical exp w/ complex biotechnology rltd issues; Technical expertise in transformation & tissue skills incl tissue/cell culture &/or transformation; transient gene expression assays, etc. Mail resume to Ryan Kuhn, J.R. Simplot Company, 1099 W Front St, Boise ID 83702.