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Chromatin Agriculture

Chromatin Agriculture Research Technicians (Summer 2014)

Description

  • Involves planting, maintenance, cross-pollinating, self-pollinating of sorghum plants in breeding nurseries
  • Preparation of seed samples
  • Note taking for plant traits
  • Harvesting and threshing of bagged plants
  • Supervision of casual employees during peak periods
  • Prior agriculture experience not a requirement

Qualifications

  • Highly motivated with ability to work independently
  • Diligent and particular even with repetitive routine jobs
  • Clean driving record-minimum of 2 years driving experience
  • Detail oriented with the ability to organize and prioritize daily tasks
  • Ability to work in hot dusty field conditions for prolonged periods of time
  • Able to multi-task and work under very strict deadlines
  • Availability to work 40+ hours and Saturdays during peak season
  • No Summer School

Job: Research & Development

Primary Location: Lubbock, TX

Organization: Chromatin Inc. Sorghum Breeding Program

Schedule: Full-time summer 2014

Contact: Dillon Spradley at (806) 300-0586

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