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Plant & Seed Technician

Cambridgeshire   •  Up to £11 per hour  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time


Job Title: Plant & Seed Technician

Location: Cambridge

Contract: 6 Months + potential to go permanent

Pay Rate: £11 per hour (Circa £20,592 per annum)

SRG is working with a global-leading agrochemical company based in Cambridge.

Working within a highly-collaborative team, you will be responsible for supporting the Nursery and Purity team in the delivery of, field and seed processing operations for cereals breeding programmes.

Responsibilities:

  • To support goals for efficiency, timeliness and quality in all operations.
  • To undertake a wide range of tasks in scope of the operations team from growing plants in glasshouses, crossing, seed preparation for nurseries and trials, field recording and harvesting.
  • To develop experience & knowledge of the basic skills and processes required in a breeding program

Essential Knowledge and Experience

  • A BSc or college diploma in biological sciences (Botany, Agricultural Environmental Science, Biology)
  • Hands on experience in working with plants academically or commercially (plant handling training will be provided)
  • Excellent communication skills

Apply online today. For more information about the role or application submission process please email Irfan Jabar on Irfan.jabar@srgtalent.com


You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: SRG
  • Reference: J2160513
  • Posted: 27th May 2021
  • Expires: 24th June 2021

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