Job Title: Glasshouse Technician
Location: Bracknell, Berkshire
Pay Rate: £11.50 an hour (circa £21,500 per annum)
Contract: 6 Months
Do you have a passion for working with plants with hands-on experience of plant propagation?
SRG is working with a global leading agrochemical company based close to Reading. They are currently seeking a Glasshouse Technician to support crop production for their Double Haploid breeding programme.
- Carry out a range of glasshouse activities including sowing seeds, transplanting plantlets, tissue-sampling harvesting and threshing.
- Support seed processing activities such as seed cleaning, seed counting (automated) and seed labelling.
- Maintaining bays within the glasshouse - watering plants, recognising when plants aren't growing as expected.
- Robust, of good health, and enjoys hands-on work (may include some heavy lifting).
- Hands on experience working with plants - in a plant nursery or glasshouse - understanding plant maintenance and cultivation or landscape gardening. Experience in a manual role such as construction will be considered.
- A BSc, BTEC or Diploma in Plant Science, Horticulture or a similar agricultural subject would be advantageous.
This is an excellent opportunity to work on a modern site with a warm and friendly team. Apply online today. For more information call Tolu Kuforiji on 0161 868 2248.
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