Start Date: Must be able to start internship between May 1st -15th
Term: Must be able to commit to a three-month term at minimum.
Schedule: Flexible, usually Monday through Friday with Saturday work during peak season. Four or five eight-hour days.
Location: Hayward, California
About Pivot Bio:
Fueled by an innovative drive and a deep understanding of the soil microbiome, Pivot Bio is pioneering game-changing advances in agriculture. Our first commercial product harnesses the power of naturally-occurring microbes to provide nutrients to crops. We are dedicated to providing new sustainable ways for farmers to improve yield as they work to help feed the world’s growing population. Read/Hear more about Pivot Bio on OneZero or CNN.
We’re looking for:
Pivot Bio is offering full-time paid summer internships supporting plant experiments assessing plant-microbe interactions and plant growth responses. Working with the Plant Team, our summer interns will process samples from field trials during the growing season. Interns will also help maintain experimental plants in the laboratory grow rooms or greenhouse. In addition, each intern will work to complete an independent project to gain further experience in microbiology, molecular biology, botany, or other related fields.
Our team thrives on collaboration and communication, and these internships provide an excellent opportunity to work with a close-knit team while gaining hands-on experience in a biotech laboratory.
Desired Skills and Experience: