We are currently seeking to fill a full-time post for an Junior Oilseed Rape Technician who will join a well-established and dynamic team based in our headquarters at Rothwell, near Market Rasen.
Limagrain is an international cooperative group created and directed by French farmers that moves agriculture forward to meet food challenges. The Group breeds and markets field seeds, vegetable seeds and produces cereal products, intended for farmers, growers, home gardeners and for agri-food industrialists and consumers.
Limagrain has sales of almost 2.4 billion Euros and has more than 9,600 employees spread over 55 countries, including more than 2,100 working in research. The Limagrain Cooperative has almost 2,000 farmer members.
The job involves working alongside existing team members in our UK operations and it is therefore essential that the applicants have good interpersonal skills. The applicant should have good computer skills and a good level of numeracy. In addition, the role will also include all practical aspects of field trials; seed preparation, drilling, collecting data and harvesting.
The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and willing to learn. They will ideally be looking for an opportunity to further their career by working towards a qualification in agriculture or a science related subject.
Due to location, the ability to be able to drive is essential.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send your CV and a short letter describing your interest to: