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Technician III - Genotyping

Posted Date: Jun 02, 2017
Expiry Date: Jun 23, 2017
Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Tags: Canola, CPS, Agribusiness, Crop, Canola Breeding, Molecular Marker Technician, Saskatchewan, Technician, Research, Agriculture, Experienced

Crop Production Services

Address: 2625 Victoria Avenue
Regina, Saskatchewan
S4T 1Z8


Agrium's true competitive advantage is our ability to attract and retain the right people. Our programs are designed to ensure a high preforming workforce with a focus on the well-being and engagement of our employees.


CPS Canada is seeking a motivated molecular marker technician to join its canola breeding team located at Innovation Place. Reporting to the Manager of breeding services, the main function of this position is to perform genotyping research/experiments that include marker development and screening.


Applicants should have a Bachelor or Master of Science degree in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, or related discipline.  Preference will be given to applicants having 2-3 years of demonstrated lab experience with molecular techniques, such as, but not limited to , DNA and RNA isolation, PCR, trait mapping, and molecular quality assurance testing. Specific experience with TaqMan and SNP based markers preferred. 


Applicants should have a demonstrated ability to excel in a team environment across multiple disciplines.


For a full job description and to apply for this position, please visit our website listed above job number 2017-5728



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