TITLE: Plant Scientist
REQUIREMENTS: Ph.D. in Plant Science or Horticulture.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Able to use lab equipment for monitoring plant health and crop quality, e.g. SPAD meter, Brix/acid measuring equipment. 3 plus years of research experience in soft fruits.
JOB DUTIES: Plan for growing activities that are consistent with planned production schedules. Design and lead cultivation trials. Collaborate with engineers to develop an autonomous crop management system. Monitor growing conditions and track plant growth. Maintain irrigation schedules, and pruning and harvesting, and releasing beneficials and spraying pesticides.
CONTACT: Send resume to HR,
75 State Street, Suite 100,
Boston, MA 02109
Jobsite: Tewksbury, MA (Full-Time Position)