Breeding Technician Apprentice

Secobra is a leading developer of cereal breeding programs and in conjunction with Agrii Ltd is looking to recruit a Breeding Technician Apprentice for our Breeding Department.

This new job arises from our continued success and the expansion of our services and will provide the opportunity for a highly motivated person to work alongside Secobra’s experienced breeders in the UK, and around the world.

Based in Great Dunmow, Essex the job holder will also work in conjunction with our genetics team and with Agrii and other contractors.

The job holder will provide practical assistance to the UK Wheat Breeder & Operational Unit Manager including drilling, scoring, and harvesting, threshing, seed and leaf sampling.

This is a key addition to our Secobra team in the UK and we require someone with a flexible approach, who is hardworking and motivated to succeed.

You should have practical outdoor skills, attention to details and the ability to organise and lead a team of students.

You should have a keen desire to learn and develop and for the right candidate appropriate training will be provided. You must hold a full driving licence.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and covering letter to: recruitment@agrii.co.uk