You can be part of an inclusive team of diverse talent and character. In this diversity lies our greatest strength.
At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.
We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.
And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF Canada has been recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2018, as well as one of Greater Toronto’s Top Employers for 2018.
Where the Chemistry Happens…
The Field Biologist we are looking for is responsible to manage key administrative and technical aspects of a field research program across multiple locations and disciplines. This may include program design, data management, sample coordination, regulatory submissions, financial management, and technical project support. The work will require the experience and ability to understand crop protection in key Canadian crops including canola, cereals, pulses, corn, soybeans, horticulture and pest control.
The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a cross functional team of technical, regulatory and sales and marketing professionals to deliver innovative solutions for Canadian growers.
Formula for Success: You Will…
Work collaboratively with internal and external scientists and stakeholders to deliver market leading solutions to customers.
Actively participate on teams to solve problems or achieve team goals.
Drive results through a strong work ethic, attention to detail, organizational skills, and an ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written environments
Be highly proficient in the area of data management, and software programs including Powerpoint, Excel, Word, and ARM.
Display the agility to work across a diverse range of technical and business projects.
Have a passion for agriculture.
Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You…
Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.
The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.
Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…
M.Sc in Agriculture/Biology with a background in crop science, weed science, agronomy, entomology, plant pathology or related discipline.
Minimum 1 -3 years field experience, managing field research / product development projects across disciplines.
Experience with the Canadian regulatory environment is beneficial.
Experience working with growers, distribution/retail, universities, or consultants would be beneficial
Ability to share knowledge and expertise with others.
We welcome and encourage applications from all persons. BASF has a robust policy of accommodating employees who are able to perform the essential duties of the job upon accommodation. In particular, applicants with disabilities are entitled to a recruitment process and accessible materials.
Primary Location: CA-ON-London
Function: REDE - Research & Development
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: N-APN/RD-Agricultural Solutions Canada-60000955