Hiring Breeder – Tomato; Bangalore; HM Clause India Pvt. Ltd.

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Job type:
    R&D
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Agriculture & Related
  • Deadline:
    December 5, 2019

Description

  • Define the breeding strategy and develop a genetic improvement programme.To create new varieties in line with market needs.
  • Coordinate the implementation of a competitive breeding programme through a network of breeding stations and screening skills and leverage in current research technologies.
  • Undertake objective phenotyping of genetic material placed in different targeted markets and analyse results using statistical tools.
  • Ensure the provision of stable basic seed meeting specified metrics.
  • Maximise collaboration amongst HMCLAUSE tomato breeding team for trial exploitation, germ plasm development and technology deployment.
  • Maximise the use of all resources allocated to the breeding programme; human, technical and budget.
  • Remain abreast of scientific and technological developments in the field of expertise and monitor the position of competitor products.
  • Manage the breeding assistance and/or assist with the management of seasonal/temporary workers.

Candidate Information

  • Master’s degree in Agriculture with specialization in plant breeding. Ph.D will be an added advantage.
  • 5 to 6 years’ relevant experience in tomato plant breeding.
  • Strategic planning & analysis.
  • Technical skills
  • Good communication & inter personal skills.
  • Adaptability & dependability. .
  • Good observation and convincing skills about the varieties.
  • Willingness to travel.

 

Key Skills BREEDING, VEGETABLE BREEDING, TOMATO BREEDING
Experience 5-15 YRS
Qualification Master’s degree in Agriculture with specialization in plant breeding. Ph.D