Kannar Earth Science, Ltd. is seeking an individual excited and interested in leading our agronomy research laboratory. Kannar is located in Buford, GA near Atlanta. Our company specializes in enhancing current and developing new seed-applied technologies for our main crop customers, corn, soy, wheat peanuts and cotton. The individual selected will be required to collaborate closely with our internal microbiologist, seed formulation specialist, quality control specialist and external partners to continually create added value for our ultimate customers, the farmer and the environment.
Deliver research regarding seed growth and soil health as well as presenting reports to both internal and external parties.
Provide expertise and training during partner meetings and internal discussions that strengthens our knowledge base and contributes to our marketing materials and strategies.
Attend industry conferences and/or remain up to date with current trends in agricultural production, crop protectants and enhancers, soil health and so forth.
Coordinate external contract research when applicable.
Perform various duties and administrative tasks that assist with our commercialization of products.
Travel may be required.
M.S. or PhD. in any of the following fields: Agronomy, Crop Science, Plant Pathology, Plant Physiology, Horticulture, Botany or Soil Sciences.
Experience with plant growth facilities experience and operation.
Experience with Southeastern, Midwestern or both agricultural systems.
B.Sc. in any of the following fields: Agronomy, Crop Science, Plant Pathology, Plant Physiology, Horticulture, Botany or Soil Sciences.
Understanding of experimental design and basic statistical procedures.
Experience with computer technology sufficient to meet the demands of this position.