Two Permanent Research Positions

Performance Plants

Permanent Research Positions

Available Immediately

A molecular biologist position is available in the Gene Discovery & Trait Assessment Program at Performance Plants Inc. A plant physiologist/field specialist position is also available in the Trait Assessment Program...

One Permanent Research Position

Location:         Kingston, Ontario

Closing Date:  October 18, 2019

Description:

A molecular biologist position is available immediately in the Gene Discovery & Trait Development Program at Performance Plants Inc to study environmental stress tolerance in various plant species. Occasional weekend work will be required. Applicants for the position should have at least a B.Sc with broad molecular and biochemical laboratory skills.  Experience in plant genetics, plant tissue culture and transgenic regeneration is preferred. 

A plant physiologist/field specialist position is also available immediately in the Trait Assessment Program at Performance Plants Inc to study plant growth and development, productivity and stress tolerance in various species.  Occasional weekend work will be required. Applicants for the position should possess at least a B.Sc with training in plant physiology. Experience in field study is an asset.

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

Performance Plants Inc. is an 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’s head office 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.

1287 Gardiners Road, Unit 2

Kingston, Ontario

K7P 3J6

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.

 

Updated 9/26/2019