South Africa

Plennegy: Plant Pathologist (Kempton Park)

Company Plennegy (Pty) Ltd.
Reference # Plennegy: Plant Pathologist (Kempton Park)
Published 01/12/2020
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa
The above position has become available in our Research Department. The purpose of this role will be to assist and undertake Plant pathology research projects and diagnostics in the Research Laboratories of Starke Ayres, in support to all researchers and breeders.
Job Functions Biotechnology,Research,Science
Industries Agriculture,Research,Science & Technology
The position would go to a motivated and passionate Plant Pathologist with the ingenuity to find new ways to screen for disease resistance and the ability to work with a variety of breeders, biotechnologists and marketing agents. Growing plants, conducting trials, routine scouting as well as pest and disease management also forms part of the scope of tasks. The work environment changes from the laboratory, tunnels, glasshouses, fields and office on a daily basis.
Candidates with a relevant BSc or BSc Agric degree are invited to apply for the position. A further post graduate qualification and at least 3-years of relevant experience would be an added advantage.
Job Closing Date 11/12/2020
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