Trials Technician - Cambridge

Job Ref: JO-2105-16573
Sector: Manufacturing & Production
Job Type: Temporary
Date Added: 04 June 2021
  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB22 4QT Cambridge Cambridgeshire Midlands CB22 4QT
  • £9.50 - £10 per Hour
  • Blue Arrow
  • 01582 287584
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Blue Arrow are seeking a Trials Technician to work on a full-time temporary assignment.
Pay: £9.50 - £10.00 per hour (overtime rate will be higher)
Location: Whittlesford, Cambridge
Duration: June - End of Dec 2021
The role will primarily be based at a field station in Whittlesford, Cambridgeshire, assisting the trialing team with the successful preparation and delivery of field trials.
* Trait scoring (e.g. plant counts and plant heights)
* Recording data on iPad
* Assisting in harvest operations; taking samples and preparing them for further analysis.
* Seed preparation (cleaning, seed shipments, counting seed and treating.)
* Assisting in maintaining and updating seed inventories.
* Assisting in drilling operations
* Effective communication with the team
* Support with managing tasks and harvest workers when required
Essential Skills
* Able to work indoors and outdoors in all conditions (appropriate PPE will be provided). Will also have to be reasonably fit due to practical and manual handling requirements.
* Ability to perform repetitive tasks whilst maintaining good attention to detail
* Self-driven and proactive nature
* Flexible approach - will be required to work variable hours (including weekends/evening shifts during critical time periods).
* Ideally a full, clean UK driving licence
* Available May - December
If you are interested in flexible work and feel that you meet the above criteria, then please apply online today.
For further details please contact the team at:

Blue Arrow
05/07/2021 12:45:47
GBP 9.50 9.50

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