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Associate Scientist I - R&D - Aurangabad

by East West Seeds India Pvt. Ltd. in Maharashtra
Experience: 3-7 YRS
 
Posted on: Mar 24,2018





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Functional Roles & Responsibility

Isolation and maintenance of plant pathogens

  • Diagnosis of fungal, bacterial and viral diseases of vegetables for the samples received (at base of employment) from different functions of EWIN
  • Developing and executing effective screening techniques for important diseases of vegetables.
  • Establishing and standardizing screening protocols that would help the breeder screen lines and segregating material.
  • Discuss with supervisor, RDM, Group Functional Manager regarding pathology support in protocol development, routine screening, diagnosis support and training whenever required in EWIN.
  • Organizing and conducting plant pathology screening activities as per the forecast in the work location
  • Multi location trials in coordination with breeding and testing teams.

6. Data collection and reporting on experiments conducted. Data storing, retrieval, making regular
reports and presentations wherever required.
7. Submission of report in the given format to supervisor/manager regarding pathology updates at
base of employment
8. Keep updates of emerging economic important diseases of relevant crops.
  • Diagnosis of fungal, bacterial and viral diseases of vegetables for the samples received (at base of employment) from different functions of EWIN 
  • Developing and executing effective screening techniques for important diseases of vegetables.
  • Establishing and standardizing screening protocols that would help the breeder screen lines and segregating material.
  • Discuss with supervisor, RDM, Group Functional Manager regarding pathology support in protocol development, routine screening, diagnosis support and training whenever required in EWIN.
  • Organizing and conducting plant pathology screening activities as per the forecast in the work location Multi location trials in coordination with breeding and testing teams.
  • Data collection and reporting on experiments conducted. Data storing, retrieval, making regular reports and presentations wherever required.
  • Submission of report in the given format to supervisor/manager regarding pathology updates at base of employment
  • Keep updates of emerging economic important diseases of relevant crops.

 

Administrative Roles & Responsibility

Managing lab, growth chamber, equipments and greenhouse facilities and making sure safety protocols are adhered to.

  • Monitor levels of stocks/stores of basic equipment and supplies and ensures that equipment,consumables and work area are ready to use when required.
  • Implementation of ISO SOPs at work place

Financial Roles & Responsibility

Manage input expenses of pathology as per requirement at base of employment

Travelling as per requirement

Job title Associate Scientist I - R&D - Aurangabad
Location Aurangabad
Experience 3-7 YRS
Industry Type Seed
Working Department R&D
Qualification M.Sc. - Agri (Plant Pathology) or equivalent
Salary

Candidate Information

 

  • Work experience in vegetable pathology
  • Have experience to carry out research as a team as well as individual researcher
  • Work experience in vegetable pathology
  • Have experience to carry out research as a team as well as individual researcher

 

Technical skill

  • Basic Plant Pathology of mycology, bacteriology, virology
  • Working knowledge of diagnostic techniques including culture isolation,microscopy, ELISA, PCR
  • Experience with diseases, insects and abiotic problem diagnosis
  • Development of disease screening protocols and routine screening

2. Soft skills

 

  • Strong work ethics
  • Good communication

Be analytical to examine the facts and situations
Business oriented

 

Key Skills VEGETABLE PATHOLOGY, PLANT PATHOLOGY, MYCOLOGY, BACTERIOLOGY, VIROLOGY

General Information

Job Posted Mar 24,2018
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