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Head Agronomist - Parcela (Tepoztlán)

Sistema Biobolsa

Sistema Biobolsa

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2024

HEAD AGRONOMIST | GLOBAL TEAM | TEPOZTLÁN, PARCELA.

Sistema.bio, we are creating value from waste

At Sistema.bio, we firmly believe that the transition to renewable energy, the reduction of global greenhouse gas emissions, and the adoption of regenerative farming are crucial for ensuring a thriving world for both current and future generations.

We manufacture and distribute high-quality, cost-effective biodigesters across Latin America, Asia, and Africa. Our biodigesters empower farmers to convert waste into renewable energy and organic fertilizer, allowing them to reduce their carbon footprint, increase productivity, and operate more efficiently.

By providing access to innovative biodigester technology, Sistema.bio is dedicated to addressing the interconnected challenges of poverty, food security, and climate change.

We are on a mission to reduce 1% of global greenhouse gas emissions 🌱 🌏.

You have the opportunity to become an integral part of this impactful story!

Your mission at Sistema.bio:

Reporting to the CEO, you will be responsible for creating a series of agricultural inputs, fertilizers and services that support farmers to transform their operation into regenerative, climate-adaptive systems that improve long term diversity, efficiency and production value.

You will also co-create a clear circular linkage of organic wastes and agricultural inputs with the SIstema.bio and Sistema.soil team that is able to scale to our global markets.

You’ll be in charge of:

  • Carry out laboratry tests to assess the effectiveness of a range of biofertilizer products and regenerative processes on crops and soil.
  • Developing and executing a product testing strategy that supports the business: Biomass assessments of materials available for use in compost, biochar, biogas and biofertilizer formulations.
  • Create slurry, biochar, and compost optimized fertilizer formulations; test biofertilizer forulations presented by the Sistema.soil team in Parcela´s context.
  • Technical support to commerical and tech-ops team on bioslurry and biofertilizer uses.
  • Manage, set up, and diagnose our precision ag products for accurate data collection and efficiency.
  • Deliver strategies to increase and expand our services and products


More about YOU:

  • You have have a degree in Agronomy/Bio-Technology.
  • Ability to work in the field and a curiosity for the best Biogas practices.
  • You are fluent in English and Spanish.
  • Strong research, decision making, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to conduct lab-scale experiments, and scale them for field implementation.
  • Ability to self manage, self direct and be accountable for work flows: You can work autonomously and take responsibility and ownership of projects, while staying focused on developing and promoting better practices.
  • You have a positive mindset: Solution based approach rather than problem based approach.
  • You are rigorous and have strong attention to detail and are well organized.
  • You are able to work with a multicultural team.


What we offer:

✨Passion and Purpose: Join a dynamic social impact company, certified B Corp and immerse yourself in an environment where passion, a strong mission and collaborative spirit converge.

🌍 Global Team, Local Impact: Be part of our incredible international team comprising over 360 colleagues across 3 continents. Experience the power of working together toward a common goal that transcends borders.

🍃Balance matters: We understand that your best work comes from a rested and healthy state. Embrace our commitment to work-life balance with a flexible and accommodating work environment designed to suit your needs.

👐 Embrace diversity: Join a vibrant workplace with colleagues representing more than 17 nationalities. At Sistema.bio, inclusivity and diversity are not just values; they are the essence of our culture.

🌱 Grow with us: We foster an autonomous work environment that empowers you to contribute, develop, and take ownership of your projects and work. Join our team of doers in a fast-paced environment where there are plenty of opportunities to grow and learn.

🐄 Farmers are at the heart of what we do: Dedicate meaningful time in the field to develop a deep understanding of the needs and challenges faced by the farmers. Get ready to have your boots on the ground, making a tangible impact where it matters most.

Your journey with us is not just a job; it's a chance to make a lasting impact.

Other important details:

  • This is a full-time position, based in Tepoztlán, Parcela.
  • Starting date, as soon as possible

Eager to witness how we passionately solve humanity's most important problems?

  • Immerse yourself in our Youtube channel featuring customer testimonials, mini documentaries and videos showcasing our impact work.
  • Don’t miss CACA, our award-winning documentary illustrating how our efforts contribute to combating climate change.
  • Check this page to learn more about our commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals.

Sistema.bio is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of gender, race or color, ethnicity or national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.