Greenhouse Associate:
Bayer AG

Bayer AG
Research Triangle Park North Carolina
Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change. 


Greenhouse Associate 




The primary responsibilities of this role, Greenhouse Associate, are to: 


  • Perform general greenhouse work independently, such as making pots and flats, planting, watering, fertilizing, tying/trimming plants for  upkeep, seed harvesting, seed threshing, seed counting and maintaining various crop plants according to specific protocols as directed by Greenhouse Specialist and Program Specialist;
  • Maintain and clean greenhouses and work areas;
  • Assist with collection of plant tissue samples under supervision  according to specific protocols;
  • Utilize data management applications to collect and record data;
  • Use electronic equipment (barcode scanners, cameras, seed threshers, and seed counter);
  • Perform pest control including: insect scouting, pesticide/herbicide  application, beneficials release, and integrated pest management  techniques, as instructed by Greenhouse Operations Team;
  • Obtain a NC Pesticide Applicators license;
  • Comply with Stewardship and Biosafety requirements and  QMS  directives and protocols;
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)/Work Instructions;
  • Operate equipment and maintain appropriate documentation.





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:


  • Bachelor's degree with minimum experience, or Associate's Degree with a minimum of 4 years' experience, or Non-degreed with minimum of 9 years' experience;
  • Willingness to work in greenhouse environment with understanding of plant growth and development;
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to identify and communicate  problems and deviations;
  • Demonstrated ability to follow defined procedures and work in a team  environment;
  • Organized and can work with minimal supervision;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Proficiency in computer skills:  Microsoft Office and databases;
  • Able to work 40 hours per week in fluctuating climates and lift 50 pounds;
  • Occasional weekend work may be required.


Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Plant biology experience.

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. 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. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.


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.   
Location:United States : North Carolina : Raleigh || United States : North Carolina : Research Triangle Park    
Division:Crop Science   
Reference Code:17251   
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+ 1 888-473-1001, option #5
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