Research Entomologist

4 days left

Employer
Bayer
Location
Chesterfield, Missouri, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 04, 2021
Closes
Jun 19, 2021
Ref
2225683322
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
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.
Research Entomologist
YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The primary responsibilities of this role, Research Entomologist, are to:
- Develop and implement laboratory bioassays to characterize activity of insecticidal compounds on target and non-target arthropods under GLP;
- Develop rearing methods for new arthropods brought into the lab for expanded testing;
- Work collaboratively across various Bayer Crop Science (BCS) functions to develop and author technical reports that enable product registrations;
- Address regulator questions around activity spectrum and interaction studies to support product registrations;
- Develop peer-reviewed publications in accordance with product strategy;
- Drive adoption of new processes, digitization and efficiency gains in arthropod receipt, handling, dosing, scoring and reporting.
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:
- Bachelor of Science with at least seven years of relevant experience in Entomology, Toxicology, Zoology, Ecotoxicology or related discipline OR Master of Science with at least five years of relevant experience OR Ph.D. with at least three years of relevant experience;
- Significant hands-on experience in conducting insect bioassays in laboratories, growth chambers and greenhouses;
- Experience in dose-response relationships evaluating effects of test substances on mortality, development, behavior and weight of arthropods;
- Demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects at the same time;
- Strong written and oral communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate technical aspects to audiences of different backgrounds;
- Demonstrated ability to collaborate across teams and excellent interpersonal skills.
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. 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 : Missouri : Chesterfield
Division: Crop Science
Reference Code: 408661
Contact Us
Email: hrop_usa@bayer.com

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