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Great Lakes Greenhouses is a large greenhouse operation in Leamington, Ontario and an industry leader in innovation that is currently seeking a full-time Entomologist that can aid in the development and implementation of rearing protocols for the production of beneficial insects used in the greenhouse industry.

  • BS in entomology, biology, or related field or equivalent professional experience
  • Knowledge of and experience with scientific experimental design and statistical analysis
  • Ability to independently identify and establish rearing protocols for select beneficial insects used onsite in our growing operation
  • Ability to correct problems and scale capacity in rearing procedures to accommodate internal beneficial insect production demands
  • Conduct research and literature reviews to study insect biology, behaviour and management.
  • Collect specimens and manage specimen banks.
Desirable skills:
  • MS/PhD in entomology, biology, or related field
  • Experience in designing and/or rearing beneficial insects that are used in greenhouse growing environments
Required experience:
  • Plant biology (suggested): 1 year
  • Entomology (suggested): 1 year
  • Agriculture (suggested): 1 year

Job Type: Full-time

If interested in this role please call 519 326 7589 ask for James or email resume to james@greatlakesg.com