NovaFlora is looking for an individual with training in plant breeding. NovaFlora LLC is an ornamental plant breeding company devoted to the development of new varieties of flowering shrubs and perennials for the garden and landscape industry (www.novaflora.com). Our varieties are distributed by our parent company, The Conard-Pyle Co., a leading introducer of garden roses and shrubs in the United States. Our introductions include top selling varieties such as The Knock Out® rose, and Drift® roses (www.conard-pyle.com). Employee shall assist with the research and management of laboratory and field activities at NovaFlora with the goal of developing new plant varieties.
To apply please e-mail resume and cover letter explaining your interest in the position and career goals. Applicant must currently have the legal right to work in the United States.
Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org
25 Lewis Rd.
West Grove, PA 19390
Tel.: (800) 458 6559
Telephone and e-mail inquiries welcomed
|Develop and execute pollination and tissue culture techniques for the creation of novel hybrids|
|Evaluation of novel hybrids and selection within segregating populations|
|Collect and summarize pollination, propagation, and hybrid selection data|
|Assist with the coordination of seed collection, sowing and transplant activities|
|Input and ensure data integrity in the plant-breeding database|
|Execute field, laboratory, and greenhouse experiments|
|Participate in planning breeding strategies and goals|
|Adhere to and maintain breeding program as established by the breeder|
|Prep tissue culture materials including media, order supplies|
|Prepare technical reports, presentations, and standard operating protocols|
|Assist in day-to-day operations of laboratory, greenhouses, and field plots|
|MS or equivalent experience in Plant Breeding, Horticulture or related subject.|