Field Scientist I
Posted on: January 16, 2022
SGS is the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and
certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark
for quality and integrity. With more than 94,000 employees, SGS
operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around
Field Scientists have primary responsibility for the conduct of
trials in accordance with GLP standards (where applicable) sponsor
protocols and sound agronomic science.
Independently manage trials and work directly with client contact.
Share field and office workload of individual's trials plus other
team members' trials.
Conduct trials that are currently in progress in accordance with
standards (GLP where applicable) sponsor protocols and guidelines,
as well as sound science and SGS SOP's
Create, review and update SOPs as needed
Train Company Field Personnel Employees in all aspects of the job
Has contact with clients to update and communicate on all
Interface with Sponsor Representative, Farm Cooperators, SGS
Management, Study Director, and Quality Assurance during the active
phase of trials.
Utilize software and hardware to record field research data
according to protocol requirements.
Bachelors Degree in Agronomy or 2 years relevant experience
Must have Current Pesticide Applicator License if required by the
Strong Agronomic understanding and interest.
Must be detail-oriented, well organized and able to work
independently and with others.
Excellent communication skills required to work with clients on
Must be able to work in a fast paced environment.
Licenses / Certifications - Required
Current Pesticide Applicator License
Knowledge / Skills / Abilities - Required
Language Skills: English
Mathematical Skills: High
Reasoning Skills/Abilities: High
Computer Skills: High
Travels up to 15% of time. Some travel might be local or
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role
routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers and
List technical and specialized equipment or machines normally used
in the course of the duties of this job. DO NOT include detailed
description for common office equipment such as calculators,
copiers, fax machines, etc.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF THE JOB
Physical/Sensory Demands Frequency Requirements
Stand - Occasionally/Frequently
Move or traverse - Occasionally/Frequently
Sit - Occasionally/Frequently
Use hands - Frequently/Constantly
Reach with hands and arms - Frequently/Constantly
Climb or balance - None
Stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl - None
Talk/hear - Frequently/Constantly
Taste/Smell - None
Lift/carry/push or pull - Occasionally
No special vision requirements
No special auditory requirements
WORK CONDITIONS / EXPOSURE TO ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS
Location of the Job: Aurora, SD
Business hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Work requires willingness to work a flexible schedule
Longer hours, evenings and/or weekend work will be necessary
occasionally as job duties demand
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO
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