Employer Vacancies




Company Name: Eurofins Agroscience Services

Location of Position:

Company URL: Carlow


Number positions: 1

Vacancy Type:

Duties: Eurofins Agroscience Services provides analytical, regulatory and field support to the crop protection industry. Our technical activities involve conducting field and laboratory studies on/in agricultural crops to determine the safety and efficacy of new agrochemicals and crop varieties. We have a vacancy at our Irish regional office in Carlow for a Temporary field trials assistant, to assist in the conduct of agricultural studies through our busy application and assessment season, ideally from March to September 2018. Successful candidate will spend time working outdoors with experienced Field Trial Officers. • You will assist in all necessary checking, preparation and calibration of equipment, vehicles, chemicals and other materials and actively take part in the application of pesticides to a variety of crops, potato harvest, grading/assessing. • You will also be involved in the assessment of crops, weeds, pests and diseases and assist in collecting, gathering and storing suitable specimens for residue analysis. • You should be conscientious, enjoy practical, physical activities, and be able to work with minimum supervision, with a flexible outlook as you may be required to work outside normal office hours. • This shall be a paid work placement. • A full driving licence and / or experience of agricultural work would be advantageous. Please send your CV and a covering letter by e-mail to Martin Fitzpatrick, Trials Coordinator (Ireland) to the address below: martinfitzpatrick@eurofins.com Closing date: Open

Applicant Required

Target Discipline: Agriculture/Science

Level: Open

Additional Info: May suit recent Agricultural Science student or similar student/graduate seeking relevant work experience with a leading Research company as part of their Work Placement Modules or Career Development.

Application Procedure

Method application: CV and Cover letter to martinfitzpatrick@eurofins.com

Closing Date: 01-03-2018