CAREERS: THREE PERMANENT RESEARCH POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Performance Plants is hiring!

Performance Plants Inc. is the 2014 international Agrow Award-winning Canadian agricultural biotechnology company, whose mission is to discover, develop and commercialize innovative plant biotechnologies that optimize crop performance and agricultural productivity while improving food & fuel security, preserving the environment and promoting global sustainability. The Company is located in the beautiful city of Kingston, Ontario of Canada.  

A Plant Physiologist and 2 Molecular Biologist positions will be available in the Gene Discovery & Trait Assessment Program at Performance Plants Inc. in January 2017. 

 

Plant Physiologist:

The plant physiologist will be the leader of the Trait Assessment Team, responsible for planning, designing, organization and execution of the physiological and agronomic experiments for various plant species in growth chambers and field trials.  Applicants should possess a M.Sc. or Ph.D. in plant physiology, crop science, breeding or agronomy with experience in agricultural biotechnology. Specialized research background working in the field of plant stress and experience involving in submissions for regulatory approval of transgenic crops are an asset. 

 

Plant Molecular Biologist:

The applicants for the two positions of plant molecular biologist should have at least a B.Sc or an equivalent degree with broad molecular and biochemical laboratory skills.  Experience in plant genetics, plant tissue culture and transgenic regeneration is preferred. 

 

General Information:

The candidates for all three positions will ideally be detail-orientated, well-organized, enthusiastic and able to appreciate goal and team-based research and development. 

Performance Plants Inc. is the 2014 international Agrow Award-winning Canadian agricultural biotechnology company, whose mission is to discover, develop and commercialize innovative plant biotechnologies that optimize crop performance and agricultural productivity while improving food & fuel security, preserving the environment and promoting global sustainability. The Company is located in the beautiful city of Kingston, Ontario of Canada. 

Interested applicants should send their curriculum vitae (including the names of three references) to:

 

Human Resources

Performance Plants Inc.

700 Gardiners Road

Kingston, Ontario

K7M 3X9,

Canada

Email: hr@performanceplants.com.      Fax: 1-(613)-545-3618.

 

Performance Plants Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  Only applicants considered for an interview will receive further communication after their initial application.