Bio-Engineer / Molecular Biologist / Cell Biologist Co-op
Chesterfield, MO 
Posted 2 months ago
Job Description

At Bayer we're visionaries, driven to solve the world's toughest challenges and striving for a world where 'Health for all Hunger for none' is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We're doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining 'impossible'. There are so many reasons to join us. If you're hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there's only one choice.

Bio-Engineer / Molecular Biologist / Cell Biologist Co-op


We are seeking a highly motivated student for a Co-op position in the Crop Science Innovations Technology Team within Bayer Crop Science Plant Biotechnology division. The candidate will support and train using advanced multiplexing, automation and high-throughput screening platforms. The project will also involve basic molecular biology skills to advanced technologies like Microfluidics and some parts of eukaryotic cell biology. The candidate will help in establishing protocols and assays using cutting edge technology and imaging systems. The successful applicant would also be able to receive training in basic wet lab skills to advanced molecular techniques. Thus, this position offers an exceptional career development opportunity for a prospective student with interest in Science


The primary responsibilities of this role are to:

  • Design experiments, execute and troubleshoot for desired outcome
  • Develop protocols and assays for advanced platforms
  • FACS, Imaging, Cell culture
  • Proper documentation of experiments and maintain thorough records
  • Ability to use small equipment following standard safety measures


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:

  • Currently pursuing a PhD within the U.S, in BioEngineering, Biology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, or related field
  • Basic knowledge of bioengineering automated workflows
  • Basic computer skills
  • Basic microscopy skills
  • Ability to learn and apply new concepts and techniques
  • Troubleshooting
  • Work in diverse team environment
  • Good communication skills
  • Good record keeping
  • Interest to read literature and learn

This is a 6-month Fall Co-op from June 10, 2024 - November 29, 2024.


Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and want to impact our mission Science for a better life, we encourage you to apply now. Be part of something bigger. Be you. Be Bayer.
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.

Bayer is an E-Verify Employer.
Location:United States : Missouri : Chesterfield
Division:Crop Science
Reference Code:803469
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As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
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