Agriculture Research Technician in Newark, DE 19711

Frontier Science Partnerships

We are seeking an Agriculture Technician with a background in Agriculture, Biology, or related field. The successful candidate will work in a production facility that implements work orders for assembly of various types of greenhouse pots containing soils and seeds. Delivery and set-up of test units in greenhouses is also required. Responsibilities include assembly line work, controlled environment work, and fork lift work. All employees are required to adhere to specified safety policies and procedural controls. This position requires reliability, flexibility, commitment to detail, and ability to manage complex tasks.

Prepare soils for use on assembly lines
Assist in the assembly of test units for biological assay
General maintenance of work area
Delivery of assembled test units
Perform research projects to improve processes and production
Procedural compliance with SOPs
Safety Compliance


Experience in Agriculture, Horticulture, Biology, or related field preferred
High school diploma, or GED equivalent
Experience working in manufacturing or production roles preferred
Basic computer skills such as knowledge of Microsoft Office and Windows operating systems
Ability to manage multiple tasks and operations
Strong organizational skills with ability to keep track of the progress of multiple tasks and operations within the facility while simultaneously managing your own work.
Communication and team work skills
Strong data management skills

Job Type: Full Time
Pay: $20.00 per hour

401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance


8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

Newark, DE 19711: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person