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Lab Research Technician (Bovine Reproduction)

Location: 

Fresno, CA, US, 93720-1572

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary

This role works under the direction of an Embryologist in support of departmental research and production objectives.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assists with invitro bovine embryo production, cattle genetics, and R&D
  • May be assigned the responsibility for planning, organizing, setting up, executing, and reporting results for experiments that support R&D research and production projects.
  • May be assigned to work semi-independently to organize and manage small projects with approval, guidance, and mentoring from an Embryologist.

Typical Education

Bachelor's Degree (B.A. or B.S.) from 4 year college or university

Relevant Experience

1+ years related experience and/or training

Other Information

• Good organizational, verbal and written communication skills, validating and contributing to team documentation
• Basic time management and planning skills
• Basic understanding of office computer tools, e.g., word processing, e-mail, spreadsheets, presentations
• Can apply critical thinking skills to solving problems and some technical aptitude
• Ability to interface with vendors for support and maintenance
• Ability to gather and disseminate information, analysis and technical solution recommendations in support of team efforts

Job Requisition ID: 5281

Travel Required: None

Location(s): Simplot Cattle Reproduction - Fresno 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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