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North American Breeding Intern

Company: Bayer
Location: Chesterfield
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Job Description:

North American Breeding Intern


The primary responsibilities of this role, North America Breeding Intern, are to:

  • Work in collaboration with scientists and engineers to support operational research and development;
  • Conduct extensive experimentation and perform various organizational tasks to support operational excellence;
  • Have strong communication, organizational skills, attention to detail, and familiarity with scientific method;
  • Be responsible for executing experiments and research according to protocols, collecting and logging data, maintaining equipment and supplies, communicating with their mentor and reporting information to their supervisor;
  • Execute experimentation and commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within science, engineering and biotechnology;
  • Perform technical reporting of information, data and key findings;
  • Maintain effective communications, relationships, and collaborations;
  • Attend all relevant training sessions to keep in compliance with regulations;
  • Be able to adhere to all Bayer standard operating procedures (SOPs) when performing assigned tasks and to support all site safety requirements.


    Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

    Required Qualifications:

    • Currently enrolled in a Master's degree or Ph.D. degree program in Biological Sciences, Plant Sciences, Biological Systems Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Science/Studies or another relevant technical field;
    • Have completed at least a year of coursework of graduate level courses;
    • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Suite;
    • Effective verbal and written communication skills;
    • Ability to interact with team members at various levels in a professional manner;
    • Demonstration of problem solving, planning and time management skills;
    • Capability to learn quickly and a willingness to ask questions;
    • Willing to work "hands on" with plants, sensors and technology;
    • Proficiency in the creation of technical documentation.

      Preferred Qualifications:

      • Undergraduate Degree in Plant Sciences, Plant Breeding, Physiology, Biological Systems Engineering, Optical Sciences, Data Science or related fields;
      • Familiarity with scientific methods and experience with field, greenhouse or lab research;
      • Experience with automated greenhouse systems, evaluations in controlled environments, moisture sensors, root system evaluations, imaging technologies, data processing, experimental design, automation, precision agriculture, and/or plant sciences;
      • Proficiency in usage of IT and analytics tools and their application in field and greenhouse research;
      • Self-starter, analytical and goal oriented.
        Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

        Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.
        If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. Division: Crop Science Reference Code 498665 Functional Area: Biotechnology R&D Location: United States : Missouri : Chesterfield Employment Type: Internship Position Grade: N00 Contact Us Address Telephone E-Mail Creve Coeur, MO +1 888-473-1001, option #5 63167

        Job Segment: Horticulture, Plant Breeding, Intern, Physiology, Agricultural, Agriculture, Entry Level, Healthcare

Keywords: Bayer, Chesterfield , North American Breeding Intern, Other , Chesterfield, Missouri

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