We are looking at the earliest possible date for a Test Technician / Agricultural Engineer (m / f / d) for Plant Production responsible for the breeding station.
You will primarily be responsible for conducting sugarbeet field trials at the breeding station Seligenstadt near Würzburg and the associated external sites of KWS SAAT SE & Co.
KGaA. This exciting position will be filled for an unlimited period of time and on a full-time basis.
What you can look forward to :
Organisation, implementation and maintenance of field trials mainly in the sugar beet sector
Assistance with maize reproduction from planning to harvest
Application of relevant planning and documentation software
Forward-looking, long-term planning of investments in coordination with the station management
Cost-efficient planning and completion of the work involved
Competent guidance and responsible, professional leadership of employees
Introduction and presentation of specialist topics in internal and external committees
You bring that with you :
A bachelor's degree in agricultural sciences, training as an agricultural or plant cultivation technician or a comparable degree, and ideally work experience in practical plant breeding and / or field trials
You have solid knowledge in the field of plant production, preferably sugar beet, and would like to contribute your knowledge to our field trials
You have a technical affinity, are familiar with standard agricultural technology, including field trials, and are not afraid of using GIS and GPS applications
Your working style is characterized by personal responsibility, communication and assertiveness, entrepreneurial thinking and organizational skills.
In addition, you are always committed and have a team spirit
You have a valid driving licence class B, furthermore you are familiar with the use of MS Office applications
You can express yourself fluently in German and well in English
Willingness to travel on business within Germany (up to 25%)
Why you should bring your potential to us :
Our breeding station is located in the beautiful Lower Franconian district of Würzburg in Bavaria
Living corporate values in a small, collegial team of about 35 employees is what makes this KWS location stand out
Since this position is being filled within the framework of a succession plan, you can look forward to an extensive, intensive induction period in this varied job
As a test technician you will be in close contact with the station management and can contribute your ideas
In addition to regular working hours, this position also offers an attractive salary package (including vacation and Christmas bonus as well as company pension plan)
Would you like to grow at KWS? Then we look forward to receiving your application (short cover letter, CV, relevant certificates) via our online portal.