Graduate Horticulture Technician

Reference:
JM2106C
Date Posted:
29/11/2017
Salary:
Competitive
Town/City:
Wrexham
Opportunity Type:
Graduate Job - Agency Client
Employer:
STEM Graduates
Employer Website:

Graduate Horticulture Technician

Job Location: Wrexham, North Wales (Commutable from Rhyl, Shrewsbury, Chester, Runcorn etc)
Job Salary: Competitive


Our client, a renowned commercial forestry organisation, are currently hiring a science related graduate to join their team as a Graduate Trainee Technician.
The company are looking for a Biology / Horticulture / Forestry graduate who has knowledge or an interest in seed research. This position is suitable for someone who doesn't want a career in the labs, but still wants to utilise their scientific / environmental knowledge from their degree. This is an entry level position, and full training will be provided.

Job Duties:

With this opportunity being an entry level role with full training, you will have exposure to working across a variety of different roles across the nursery, with a view to becoming more focused on your area of interest later down the line. Further roles later down the line may include seed sowing, business operations, seed testing etc.

Job Requirements:

  • A 2:1 or above in a Biology / Horticulture / Forestry related degree
  • Strong planning and communication skills are a must
  • An interest is forestry and seeds
  • A UK driving license and own car are extremely beneficial, although they will look at candidates who are currently learning too