Seed Research Technician - Summer 2024
Company: Seneca Foods Corporation
Location: Le Sueur
Posted on: February 10, 2024
Seneca Foods is one of North America's leading providers of
packaged fruits and vegetables with facilities located throughout
the United States.
Our high quality products are primarily sourced from over 2,000
American farms. Seneca holds the largest share of the retail
private label, food service, and export canned vegetable markets,
distributing to over 90 countries. Products are also sold under the
brands of Libby's, Aunt Nellie's, READ, Seneca Farms, Green Valley,
CherryMan, Paradise, Pennant, and Seneca labels, including Seneca
snack chips. Seneca also provides vegetable products to other
companies under various co-pack arrangements.Seneca Foods
Corporation of Le Sueur, MN, a seed research and development
facility located approximately 40 miles from the Twin Cities metro
area, is currently seeking a Seed Research Technician to join its
team for the 2024 summer production season.Motivated individuals
with an interest in Agriculture, Science, or working in an outdoor
environment are encouraged to apply for this opportunity. The
technician will gain hands-on, team-based industry experience
working with pea, bean, and sweet corn breeding programs.
Grow and care for plants in the greenhouse/field
Sweet corn nursery pollination
Assist with field trial planting preparation and harvest
Data collection, data entry, and data evaluation
Seed inventory management
Other duties as assigned
Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
Willingness and ability to function in a team environment.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work with all levels of the organization.
Willingness to follow proper research procedures.
Background in Agriculture preferred.
Seneca Foods Corporation is committed to providing equal
opportunity for all, through a positive and continuing affirmative
action program. No employee or applicant will be discriminated
against because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, national origin, disability, military and/or
veteran status or any other Federal or State legally protected
classes. Seneca Foods Corporation will make reasonable
accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of
otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities
unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the
operation of our business. If you are interested in applying for an
employment opportunity and feel you need a reasonable accommodation
under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), please contact us
at ADA senecafoods.com or call 585-495-4100.Nearest Major Market:
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