Temporary Barley Breeding Assistant

AB InBev | Fort Collins, CO

Posted Date 5/29/2024
Description

Dreaming big is in our DNA. It’s who we are as a company. It’s our culture. It’s our heritage. And more than ever, it’s our future. A future where we’re always looking forward. Always serving up new ways to meet life’s moments. A future where we keep dreaming bigger. We look for people with passion, talent, and curiosity, and provide them with the teammates, resources and opportunities to unleash their full potential. The power we create together – when we combine your strengths with ours – is unstoppable. Are you ready to join a team that dreams as big as you do?

SALARY: $20.00/hour

COMPANY:
Michelob ULTRA. Cutwater Spirits. Budweiser. Kona Brewing Co. Stella Artois. Bud Light. That’s right, over 100 of America’s most loved brands, to be exact. But there’s so much more to us than our top-notch portfolio of beers, seltzers, and more. We are powered by a 19,000-strong team that shares our passion to create a future with more cheers. We look for people with talent, curiosity, and commitment and provide the teammates, resources and opportunities to unleash their full potential. The power we create together – when we combine your strengths with ours – is unstoppable. Are you ready to join a team that dreams as big as you do?

ROLE SUMMARY:

Busch Agricultural Resources, the barley breeding and barley development research headquarters for Anheuser-Busch InBev, is seeking a Temporary Early Generation assistant to join our team. This position will report to the Prebreeding and Early Generation manager and will play a crucial role in our efforts to develop high-quality barley varieties for our growers, maltsters, and breweries worldwide. Busch Agricultural Resources is committed to using both traditional and genetic breeding techniques to develop innovative barley varieties that meet the highest standards of quality and sustainability. Join our team and be a part of our mission to provide exceptional products to our global customers.

This is a temporary position with the potential for extension based on performance and business needs.

JOB RESPONSIBILTIES:

  • Assisting with crossing work, including emasculating, pollinating, and maintaining new barley populations.
  • Harvesting, processing, and cataloguing barley populations and lines in both greenhouse and field settings, ensuring accurate record-keeping and organization.
  • Conducting tissue sampling for genetic screening to support our breeding programs.
  • Planting and maintaining barley trials in the greenhouse, adhering to established protocols and procedures.
  • Assisting with other related tasks as assigned by the Prebreeding and Early Generation manager.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent; coursework or experience in agriculture, plant science, or a related field is preferred.
  • Ability to perform physical tasks, including lifting, bending, and working in greenhouse and field environments.
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent organizational skills.
  • Familiarity with basic laboratory procedures and equipment is a plus.
  • Willingness to learn and follow instructions carefully.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.


WHY ANHEUSER-BUSCH:
Anheuser-Busch has always dreamed big. It’s who we are as a company. It’s our culture. It’s our heritage. And more than ever, it’s our future. A future where we’re always looking forward. Always serving up new ways to meet life’s moments. A future where we keep dreaming bigger. To reimagine what a beer company can be. And what, together with our people and our partners, Anheuser-Busch can do. Our collective impact is significant. Over the last decade alone, we have contributed more than $400 million to charitable organizations that support our communities, provided over 90 million cans of emergency drinking water, and, together with our wholesaler partners, invested more than $1 billion into responsible drinking initiatives. At the heart of these investments is our shared commitment to community – providing opportunity for our people, lifting our neighbors, and making a meaningful difference in the world. This future is our purpose. A future that everyone can celebrate, and everyone can share in. A future with more cheers.

BENEFITS:

  • Temporary employees are not eligible for benefits programs
Salary20.00 Hour

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