Graduate Scientific Technical Officer – Horticulture

Reference:
JM1606A
Date Posted:
16/05/2017
Salary:
£20,000 Per Annum
Town/City:
Peterborough
Opportunity Type:
Graduate Job - Agency Client
Employer:
STEM Graduates
Employer Website:

Graduate Scientific Technical Officer – Horticulture

 

Job Location: Cambridgeshire, East of England (Commutable from Cambridge, Peterborough, Bedford, Ely, Northampton etc.)

Job Salary: £20,000 plus, dependent on experience

Job Details: 20 Days Holiday Plus Bank Holidays, Pension, Mobile, Laptop, Car Hire

Job Sectors: Graduate Science Jobs / Graduate Trials Jobs / Graduate Technical Jobs / Horticulture Jobs / Graduate Biology Jobs / Agriculture Jobs / Scientific Jobs

 

Our client, a renowned environmental organisation, are currently hiring a science related graduate to join their team as a Graduate Technical Officer.

The company are looking for a Biology / Horticulture / Agriculture graduate who has knowledge or an interest in horticulture. 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:

  • Providing technical support, focussing on product testing and trialling
  • Provide product training
  • Technical support for customers
  • Executing trial programmes for different products

Job Requirements:

  • A 2:1 or above in a Biology / Horticulture / Agriculture related degree
  • You must be very organised, can plan and manage tasks and results from the trials
  • You will have an interest in horticulture, and preferably basic knowledge of BASIS courses
  • A driving license is essential for this role (Car is preferred also, but not essential)