R&D Specialist II - Acampo, CA


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At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation. We achieve this through our commitment to continuous improvement and operational excellence, which gives us the opportunity to set and deliver on ambitious, long-term goals.

 

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise.

 

And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers in 2020. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

 

R&D Specialist II (2000914) – Acampo, CA

 

Where the Chemistry Happens…

 

The R&D Specialist will assist in all aspects of the watermelon breeding program with the objective of developing superior varieties with enhanced input and output traits for specific market segments.

Formula for Success: You Will… 

BSc or MS in horticulture, plant breeding, genetics or closely related field

1 or more years of experience in carrying out trials in plant breeding or related discipline

Working knowledge of horticultural practices and procedures, genetics and plant breeding.

Analytical thinking, interpersonal skills, convincing, solving problems, innovative, entrepreneurship

Ability to give clear directions and accuracy in administrating information

Language skills: English required, bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

Must be able to communicate effectively, exercise good judgment, and be organized.

Must be able to work independently and must also be a team player

Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and demands.

Must be able to interact and communicate with individuals at all levels of the organization.

Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft office. Basic knowledge of databases and statistics.

Organization and precision of data management.

Analytical and a good observer  

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You

 

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. you@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

 

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

 

BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.

 

For further information on Agricultural Products with BASF, please select: BASF: Create Chemistry with the Agricultural Products Division 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A unique total offer: you@BASF


At BASF you get more than just compensation. Our total offer includes a wide range of elements you need to be your best in every stage of your life. That’s what we call you@BASF. Click here to learn more.


At BASF, we believe that people are the key to our long-term success and that talent is in everyone.
We thrive on giving you the support you need to be your best and fulfil personal ambitions…that’s how we create chemistry. #belongatBASF

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Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Please submit copies only and no original documents.

Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Please submit copies only and no original documents.

Acampo, CA, US, 95220

BASF Corporation
REDE - Research & Development
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