Associate Field Biologist Florida & SE U.S.

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Employer
Clarke
Location
Lakeland, Florida, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 05, 2021
Closes
Jun 19, 2021
Ref
2088487748
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Clarke the leading provider of solutions for the aquatic habitat management and mosquito control industries is seeking to hire an Associate Biologist to support the development and registration of the most innovative products in the mosquito control industry.

This position is perfect for someone with a passion for science, a desire to work with a first class team, and a calling to make a difference in the world!

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

You will be part of a small team of extraordinary scientists developing innovative and environmentally responsible products that are used in both the U.S. and global markets to control mosquitoes and reduce the risk of mosquito borne disease. Your primary responsibilities will include working in a laboratory environment conducting bioassays and product efficacy tests to support product formulation development. You will work closely with both lab and field scientists to develop new protocols and methodologies to control or understand mosquito behavior. You can expect to spend some time in the field participating in field trials that are required for new product registration. Field trial activity may include overnight travel and working in hot and humid conditions conducive to mosquito populations and activity.

This position offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package that will include bonus, health insurance, 401k plan, tuition assistance, and a very generous holiday and paid time off package.

ABOUT CLARKE

Clarke lives up to the Company's mission to make communities more livable, safe and comfortable. We are a global public health products and services Company that pioneers, develops, and delivers environmentally responsible aquatic services and mosquito control solutions to create healthy waterways, control nuisances and prevent disease.

We are looking for coworkers who are passionate about sustainable living, caring for our planet and other people. We value the hard work and time that our team puts in, and have not forgotten that without them, we could not be successful.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR THIS ROLE
  • B.S (M.S. a plus) in entomology, biology, environmental science, agribusiness, or related field.
  • Experience with biological research techniques, statistical analysis, a working knowledge of chemistry and general laboratory procedures. GLP experience a plus!
  • Ability to work independently, think critically, and adapt based on observations and learning.
  • Experience in mosquito research and/or mosquito control is desired.
  • Computer proficiency and aptitude related to data collection and interpretation, report writing and presentation.
  • Ability to interpret scientific reports, including but not limited to probability and statistical inference, and effectively utilize information in performance and management of job duties.
  • Ability to work in challenging field conditions, such as hot and humid environments, uneven terrain and remote locations,
  • Ability to effectively partner and support team-building efforts with employees, management, department and cross-functional initiatives to meet performance objectives and support the mission and vision of the Company.
  • Ability and desire to work in a laboratory and field setting.
  • Ability to travel at last minute notice, up to 2-3 weeks at a time.

Physical Requirements & Work Environment:

The duties of this job may be performed in a laboratory environment (where the lighting & temperature may be maintained at elevated levels) or in the field with variable weather conditions (heat, cold, rain, etc.). Field job duties and activities will require a fair amount of physical activity lifting, bending, standing, walking, etc.

ARE YOU READY?

If you are excited about what you've read and feel that you are right for this role, please submit your resume and relevant information.

Be sure to check out our website (www.clarke.com) to learn more about how Clarke is helping to make the world more livable, safe & comfortable.

Clarke is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

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