At AgriForest Bio-Technologies, our philosophy is one of constant improvement. This is evidenced by our commitment to R&D, by our evolving products and services designed to meet changing industry needs, and most importantly by the people who we are proud to call our employees.
Although the AgriForest team is made up of a diverse group of people, with varied cultural, educational, and vocational backgrounds, there is a common thread. We are all highly motivated, we are dedicated to integrity in all that we do, and we have an entrepreneurial spirit. And, of course, we all love plants!
AgriForest is a growing company, and we are always on the look out for qualified individuals in the following areas:
Research and Development
The ideal R&D candidate possesses a graduate degree in biology, specifically botany, with experience in plant tissue culture, preferably in a commercial environment.
The ideal laboratory production candidate possesses an undergraduate degree in science and has experience working with sterile techniques. Candidates must be mature, reliable, meticulous, and have a keen interest in working in a laboratory setting.
Marketing and Sales
The ideal marketing and sales candidate possesses a minimum of three years of sales experience, preferably in the horticulture or agriculture industry.
The ideal greenhouse production candidate possesses a minimum of three years of hands-on, practical experience in greenhouse production. A degree or diploma in horticulture is preferred.
We invite qualified individuals to submit a resume by mail, fax, or email. No phone calls, please. Although we may not necessarily have openings at the time of your application, we will keep your resume on file for 6 months. We thank you for your interest in AgriForest, however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
CURRENT POSITION AVAILABLE
Posted on December 1, 2018
AgriForest Bio-Technologies Ltd., a leading producer of tissue culture plants for the agriculture and horticulture industries in North America, is looking for an experienced, knowledgeable individual for the position of Plant Biotechnologist for our Tissue Culture Laboratory located in Kelowna, BC.
The ideal candidate will have:
- A Masters Degree in Plant Sciences with a focus on plant tissue culture
- At least five years experience in vitro micropropagation of a broad spectrum of plant varieties in a commercial laboratory
- Knowledge of modern plant tissue culture technologies
- Development of tissue culture protocol for commercial production of plants
- Greenhouse acclimatization of tissue culture derived plants
- Scientific report writing
Please send your resume with cover letter to: Fax# (250) 764-2224 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org