NIAB is a leading UK centre for plant science, crop evaluation and agronomy, delivering work from its regional network and headquarters in Cambridge. Our field crop research and impartial information is widely utilised by the agricultural community.
For this new post we are seeking a conscientious and enthusiastic person with a ‘can do’ approach who enjoys a variety of work to join our trials services team at our Headquarters in Cambridge.
You will be driving our rigid HGV lorry, working under tachograph regulations, delivering trial equipment for our 10 regional centres within the UK. You will be planning your working day/week to achieve this. You will be expected to self-load agricultural equipment after training and at certain times through the year you will be operating agricultural equipment and assisting other teams within NIAB with general duties which can be physically demanding.
Applicants should have a good standard of education and a Category C UK driving licence with Driver CPC (full hours). Experience of Agricultural equipment and workshop skills would be an advantage. The company offers a career progression matrix for those wanting to develop their position within the team
Starting salary is £9.63 to £10.70 per hour based 37 hours working week dependent on skills, experience and qualifications. You will be expected to work overtime which will be paid at 1.5 x normal salary. Further details and an application form are available at http://www.niab.com/vacancies/index/ or from the HR Office, Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3 0LE, Tel: 01223 342282, Email: [email protected], quoting Ref No. SV/A1167. Closing date: 24 January 2018
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