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Agricultural Placement 2024


Thriplow, SG8 7RE

Job Description

KWS UK Ltd. is looking for a talent to join our breeding station for a 15-Month Industrial Placement starting from July 2024 to September 2025.This opportunity will be based in Thriplow near Cambridge.

Want to see how your knowledge applied in the real work? Our talented Team is willing to train you and develop your skills.

Your student placement experience will be varied, interesting and intensive, giving you the opportunity to work across a wide range of crops.

You can expect us to:
Help you maximise your opportunity to learn and develop
Provide a bespoke, extensive training programme, which may include industry qualifications such as NPTC Pesticide application courses.
Train you in the use of a range of agricultural machinery and equipment
Give you the opportunity to gain an insight into a successful plant breeding company

You will:
Be studying for an agriculture/plant breeding related degree
Have enthusiasm and interest in agriculture, preferably plant breeding
Appreciate our brand values (Team Spirit, Closeness and Trust, Vision and Independence)
Be committed to learning, the placement and most of all, our success
Be a flexible team player
Hold a full driving license

Interested? Please apply by submitting your application (cover letter, CV) on our career portal.

How to apply