Field Operations Intern - Western Field Research Station Fresno, California Location

Fresno, CA, United States
Apr 17, 2018
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Field Operations Intern - Western Field Research Station Fresno, California, are to:

  • Assist in crop and trial establishment involving measuring and labeling plots, planting/transplanting crops, evaluate plots for efficacy and crop phytotoxicity, assist with irrigation systems, and harvest;
  • Mixing and application of crop protection products under the supervision of the Field Operations Representative;
  • Assist with loading and hauling equipment to research sites in the supervisor's territory;
  • Perform field trial and equipment maintenance;
  • Assist with establishment and monitoring of Sales demonstration trials;
  • Entry of data into the SCOUT system;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Who you are

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 an accredited college/university, pursuing degree in an Agronomic Science or closely related Biological or Agricultural field of study;
  • The candidate must be able to work independently or as part of a team and must be able to physically perform field duties (including lifting up to 50 lbs.) under highly variable conditions;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills together with the ability to operate in a safe and efficient manner;
  • A valid, unrestricted driver's license;
  • Ability to work around allergens like peanuts, peanut dust, tree nuts and high pollen environments.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience on a farm or agricultural background is preferred along with a general knowledge of computer operating systems;
  • A non-commercial or commercial pesticide applicator license in the state of residency.

The Field Operations Intern is required to be located within a 50 mile radius of the Fresno, California area.

Your application

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. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. 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.

Country: United States
Location: CA-Fresno