Breeding Intern Winter Wheat USA
Company: KWS Group
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Breeding Intern Winter Wheat USA Field of Work: Breeding
Location: Champaign, IL, US
ID: 7745 Are you looking for a summer position where you can work
outside? Do you want to work with one of the biggest seed
production companies in the world? Come join us starting June 2023
and get the chance to develop operations knowledge in the area of
wheat breeding. You will have the opportunity to work outside with
a team of experienced wheat breeding experts during wheat harvest.
What you will be doing: Work in wheat fields to hand-harvest
Assist combined harvest of yield plots.
Operate various types of research equipment, which may include
thresher, clearness, and seed counters.
Organize seed stocks in the warehouse to prepare them for
Assist research planning operations in the field. What you bring to
the job: High School Diploma, and/or pursuing a Bachelor's degree
in Agricultural, Crop Sciences, Plant Breeding, Biology, or any
Ability to work non-standard work hours, including Saturdays and
some overnight travel.
Ability to work in a variety of weather conditions and live up to
Ability to work well independently and with team members.
Excellent attention to detail. Preferred qualifications: Valid
Farming knowledge and tractor driving experience.
The ability to work beyond August. We look forward to receiving
your online application via our application system SuccessFactors!
Please use the "Apply" function in the online advertisement. About
KWS: KWS is one of the world's leading plant breeding companies.
Over 5,000 employees in more than 70 countries generated net sales
of around ---1.5 billion in the fiscal year 2021/2022. A company
with a tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated
independently for 165 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the
production and sale of seed for corn, sugarbeet, cereals,
vegetables, oilseed rape and sunflower. KWS uses leading-edge plant
breeding methods to continuously improve yield for farmers and
plants' resistance to diseases, pests and abiotic stress. To that
end, the company invested more than ---285 million last fiscal year
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