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L093 - Horticultural Technician - Midlands

De Lacy Executive is seeking to recruit a Horticultural Technician to join a successful team working on agricultural research relating to crop protection, agrochemicals and varieties. The expanding business explores technical activities involving field, greenhouse and lab studies providing a range of opportunities for the ideal candidate. This exciting new role is related to greenhouse horticulture offering various studies for increasing operational efficiency.

De Lacy Executive is seeking to recruit a Horticultural Technician to join a successful team working on agricultural research relating to crop protection, agrochemicals and varieties. The expanding business explores technical activities involving field, greenhouse and lab studies providing a range of opportunities for the ideal candidate. This exciting new role is related to greenhouse horticulture offering various studies for increasing operational efficiency.

Responsibilities:

Perform day to day tasks including setting up irrigation and mixing/applying feed.

Monitoring of pest diseases and implementing appropriate spray programmes.

To grow plants to a high standard.

Maintaining glasshouse and growth room environments.

Requirements:

Experience of growing glasshouse crops in a commercial setting, particularly in the vegetable sector.

Technical knowledge of growing principles, including irrigation, pests, diseases and crop protection.

Ideally horticultural knowledge both practical and by qualification.

PA1 and PA6.

Willing to learn and participate in glasshouse/growth room trials.

Salary: A competitive salary is offered dependant on experience.

Interested? Please e-mail your enquiry or CV to lauraedwards@delacyexecutive.co.uk or phone Laura Edwards on 01885 485 529 / 07506 297 071 for a completely confidential discussion or for more information.

All contact is confidential and none of your details will be passed to an employer without your prior approval.

Please note that this advertisement is not a job description.

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Summary

  • Ref: L093
  • Type: R D Manager, R D/Trials Assistant, Technical Support
  • Salary: A competitive salary is offered dependant on experience.