b3 jobs
West Sussex
£25,000 - £35,000
Closing date
22 Sep 2019

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Operations, Other Job Function, Production, Scientist
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
West Sussex, Worthing, Portsmouth
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Job ref: 62347 | £25,000 - £35,000 | West Sussex

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful food business which is dedicated to producing high-quality products. The company are passionate about their people – they dedicated to investing in the ongoing progression and professional development of all individuals.

The job

Your role as Agronomist is to work alongside Crop Managers and the Spraying team in all aspects of growing, irrigation, P&D and Bio Control.

You will assist with the management of spray plans, implement IPM programmes and analyse data to ensure trends are captured and acted upon, carry out crop walking, data capture & reporting, work on trials closely with the Trial Coordinator, be the point of contact for audit preparation and liaise with the H&S Manager to ensure COSSH assessments are in place and these are communicated out to the business.

Your experience

We are looking for an individual who has worked in agriculture and have a good understanding of the sector; experience of working with fresh produce or a similar field would be highly desirable, FACTS and BASIS qualifications would also be a great advantage. You will have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to build outstanding professional relationships and be a holder of a UK valid driving licence.

More details

The Agronomist job is based in the West Sussex region and is paying £25,000 - £35,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Agronomist job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Ryan Marchant, quoting job reference 62347.

What happens next?

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing. We cover all job levels including Assistants, Technologists, Technicians, Supervisors, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternate job titles

Agronomy Jobs | Agronomist | Food Agriculture Jobs | Horticulture Jobs | Fresh Produce | Food Industry Jobs | Soft Fruit Growing Jobs | West Sussex | South East UK

Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
  • to give you friendly, ethical, honest and expert recruitment services
  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

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Here you will find everything you need to get started on searching for a new position, from CV and cover letter writing tips, sample food industry job descriptions, informative and entertaining blog posts, useful links and even live graduate vacancies you can apply for.

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  • Heffle Buildings
  • 33a High Street
  • Heathfield
  • TN21 8HU
  • United Kingdom
  • 01435 866000
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