Monsanto KRF(Kawachi Research Farm) Field Operator in TOKYO, Japan

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITY:

· Conduct isolated field trial (Stage-3 trial) for GM crops to obtain environmental safety approval in Japan by developing protocols with product manager, cultivating crops uniformely with high quality management, and collecting data.

· Maintain Kawachi Research Farm (KRF) by leveraging the skill to use agricultual equipments and manage contract workers.

SPECIFIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Conduct Stage-3 field trial

· Oversee and train part time workers

· Maintain, repair and build site facilities

· Research the best way for crop management and trial

· Manage chemical storage

· Manage seed storage

· Manage equipment storage

· Manage lab tests related to stage-3 trial

· Operate forklift

· Comply stewardship and ESH policy

MAJOR CONTACTS:

· Internal Contacts

Direct manager: Toshikazu Miyamoto (KRF site manager)

Team lead : Aya Arii (Operation & Cross-product support lead)

· External Contacts

Landowners around KRF, Researchers of local agricultural station, Venders for agricautural equipments or pesticides

EDUCATION:

  • Background of Agriculture and Crop science

  • Graduates from Agricultural high school or college

EXPERIENCE: New graduates allowed

PERSONALITY/SKILLS:

Management skills, Ability to give instructions to people, Likes to handle machinery, Ability to think independently and act, Likes to grow crops, Well-organized, Ability to do heavy actibities, Have a strong sense of responsibility.

Has no health issues which anable to use respiratory protection (myocardial infarction, angina, congestive heart failure, coronary insufficiency, hypertension, asthma, COPD and low pulmonary function.

· desired competencies for the position

Like to work outside

Have experience in field trials

Ablity to speak English

Ablity to operate agricultural machinery

Ablity to cultivate crops

License: Forklift driver, Carrier dump driver, large-sized special motor vehicle driver, First aider license from red cross

Organization: GLB Regulatory Affairs51177232_

Title: KRF(Kawachi Research Farm) Field Operator

Location: Asia Pacific-Japan-Tokyo-To-Tokyo

Requisition ID: 01GOT

Job: Research & Development

Schedule: Full-time

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