Trials Manager

Location: Elburn, IL
Deadline: May 31, 2017

The primary focus of this position is the planning, oversight/execution of vegetable field trials including establishment, harvesting, postharvest fruit testing, data collection, and associated labor oversight. In addition, they will assist the breeders and product development personnel in all aspects of field, lab and greenhouse trials, experimentation, crossing, seed multiplication, seed processing and shipment, tissue sampling, record keeping and seed inventory maintenance in support of the breeding and product development programs. Position will provide training and close supervision of key technical and seasonal support staff.