Job Info Job Title: Product Development Specialist Location: Yuma, AZ Job Number: 11326 Posted Date: 6/1/2020 Job description Santa Maria Seeds seeks a motivated candidate to join the Product Development team. This position will be based out of Yuma, AZ. A qualified candidate should expect to: Plant trials: direct seeded or transplanted. Assist Product Development Director in developing and executing annual trial plan. Follow up on trial conditions to observe: thinning, stand, estimated harvest date. Evaluate trials with focus on varietal performance and marketing opportunities. Have the ability to communicate with sales team, seed suppliers, growers and shippers as needed. Seed transplant trial trays at local nurseries. Work long hours during peak periods of the produce season. Perform other duties as required, not limited to: Cleaning warehouse, seed deliveries, seed organization. Qualifications and Requirements: 2–5 years’ experience in vegetable seed industry Product Development preferred. Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Science or Plant Science preferred. Computer skills and familiar with smart phone technology. Willingness to work as part of a close team. Ability to work independently and efficiently. Valid driver’s license and clean driving record. Working conditions can be extreme; heat, rain, cold, wind, physically demanding. Spanish speaking a plus. Apply By Our Email: Apply Email Apply Here Online: Apply Online Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.