Temporary Field Trials Assistant
|Eurofins Agroscience Services provides analytical, regulatory and field support to the crop protection industry. Our technical activities involve conducting field and laboratory studies on/in agricultural crops to determine the safety and efficacy of new agrochemicals and crop varieties.|
|We have a vacancy at our Irish regional office in Carlow/South Leinster for a Temporary field trials assistant, to assist in the conduct of agricultural studies through our application and assessment season, ideally from the middle of October to December 2019.|
|The successful candidate will spend time working outdoors with experienced Field Trial Officers. You will assist in all necessary checking, preparation and calibration of equipment, vehicles, chemicals and other materials and actively take part in the application of pesticides to a variety of crops, assist with the potato trials harvest, grading and assessing.|
You should be conscientious, enjoy practical, physical activities, and be able to work with minimum supervision, with a flexible outlook as you may be required to work outside normal office hours. This shall be a paid work placement.
A full driving licence and or experience of agricultural work would be an advantage.
May suit recent Agricultural Science graduate or similar student/graduate seeking relevant work experience with a leading Research company as part of their Work Placement Modules or Career Development.
Please send your CV and a covering letter by e-mail to Bryan Kearney, Trials Coordinator (Ireland) to the address below:
Closing date: 11th October 2019