Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Western Cornbelt Water Utilization Co-op

Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Western Cornbelt Water Utilization Co-op, are to: 

  • Work collaboratively within the North American Field Testing and Operations organization to help build and define a limited water testing network;
  • Work independently with team members on project specific activities;
  • Assist team in executing seasonal work priorities;
  • Operate field and lab research equipment, including proprietary technology;
  • Collect and analyze data;
  • Participate in on and off-site professional development activities and community engagement projects.

Who you are


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Current enrollment at an accredited university located in the U.S. pursuing a Bachelor’s in agronomy, genetics, plant breeding or other ag related discipline;
  • Academic standing of Junior or Senior. First year Masters students or undergrads who will graduate in May of 2020 with plans to attend graduate school upon completion of this assignment are also eligible;
  • Availability to take the fall semester off to work in a full-time capacity in Nebraska;
  • Must have a valid drivers license and personal transportation;
  • Ability to work effectively with interdisciplinary teams;
  • Detailed and results oriented with ability to work independently;
  • Must demonstrate very strong verbal and written communication skills;


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong background in water and conservation management—understanding policy, limitations, and sustainable water conservation practices.

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.


Country: United States
Location: NE-Lincoln, NE-Gothenburg
Functional Area: [sap_fa_35]
Entry Level: 1