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Research Support in Johnston, IA at NextGen

Date Posted: 10/7/2018

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  • Research workers are responsible for completing tasks associated with field research and lab experiments.

  • Outside and inside work conditions may be normal to hot, humid and muddy.

  • Training will be provided.

  • Research workers will be responsible for duties such as: detailed data collection and data management to completion according to specific procedures, hand picking, seed shelling/filling, lab tool cleaning, lifting more than 40 pounds, tissue sampling plants in field and greenhouse.

  • Assist in research projects that focus on improving the growth, lifecycle and productivity of greenhouse, growth chamber or field grown plants.

  • Individual must display good communication skills, a high degree of self- motivation and work well independently as well as a team member with minimal supervision.

  • Perform laboratory and greenhouse duties to support and execute everyday tasks in the laboratory, growth chamber and greenhouse.

  • Experience working in laboratory, growth chamber and greenhouse environments is highly desired.

  • Molecular biology or laboratory experience is required.

  • Responsibilities: looking for candidates with Molecular biology/genetics/chemistry experience


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