Plant Care Technician (US)

BioConsortia is looking for enthusiastic, motivated individuals with an interest in advancing agriculture and food production to work within a Plant Care Team in our greenhouse facility near Davis, CA.  BioConsortia uses this facility to test microbial consortia for a wide range of beneficial effects on diverse plant species.  As part of the Plant Care Team successful applicants will be play a key role in identifying and advancing microbes through BioConsortia‚Äôs product-development pipelines.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work within the greenhouse plant care team to ensure the throughput of diverse experiments for multiple product pipelines
  • Perform varied aspects of experimental set up and plant care including
    • Soil mixing 
    • Pot filling
    • Seed treatment 
    • Seed planting
    • Watering
    • Weeding 
  • Contribute to plant phenotyping activities to identify microbial consortia of interest 

Ideal candidates will:

  • Have experience working within a greenhouse
  • Have plant care experience
  • Must be able to lift 25lbs.
  • Be able to work flexible hours that may alter with season or weather

 Must be authorized to work in the U.S.A. 

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