Greenhouse Associate
Environmental Controls
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Inari Agriculture

201-500 employees

Designs sustainable seeds using AI and gene editing
Company Overview
Inari, the SEEDesign™ company, stands out for its unique approach to sustainable agriculture, leveraging AI-powered predictive design and multiplex gene editing to optimize seed potential and contribute to a more resource-efficient global food system. The company's technology platform addresses the biological complexity of plants, using extensive data analysis to identify and implement beneficial genetic edits within a crop's DNA structure. This technical prowess, combined with a commitment to sustainability, positions Inari as a leader in its industry, offering solutions that not only increase food production but also reduce environmental impact.
Food & Agriculture
Biotechnology

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$627M

Founded

2016

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

33%

2 year growth

56%
Locations
West Lafayette, IN, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Management
CategoriesNew
Lab & Research
Environmental Sciences
Life Sciences
Requirements
  • BS in plant sciences or closely related discipline (plant physiology, agronomy, horticulture); AS in a similar discipline or 5 years relevant experience may be considered in lieu of education
  • Knowledge of ARGUS or similar environmental control programming
  • Experience in contained environments with major commercial crops
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Effective communication skills, both written and oral
  • Ability to multitask and meet deadlines in a fast-paced, production environment
  • Ability to work in a team and independently
  • Willingness to work weekends and Holidays
  • Willingness and capability to supervise assistants and develop leadership skills
  • Creative and strategic thinking, willingness to be bold and take risks
  • Proficiency in Microsoft and Google software
  • Exposure to managing environmental data
  • Collaborative workmanship within and across functions
Responsibilities
  • Daily monitoring of environmental conditions via ARGUS software and walkthroughs
  • Programming irrigation schedules on request primarily with ARGUS software
  • Collaborate with team members to develop a track and trace process for all environmental change requests to be recorded and completed
  • Develop and perform routine preventive maintenance monitoring of designated mechanical systems
  • Collaborate closely with team members regarding proper environmental conditions and interact closely with facilities team to resolve system errors and communicate repair needs
  • Oversee soil mixing and pot filling equipment when in operation
  • Assist with supervisory responsibilities of contract employees to maintain facility cleanliness
  • Willingness to participate during Holidays and weekends to perform critical activities
  • Lead and maintain environmental data collection, management and basic analysis to share and communicate the findings to team members
  • Contribute to process improvement and optimization brainstorming and experimentation
  • Learn and apply applicable regulatory, stewardship, quality management systems, and environmental, health and safety requirements