Seed Analyst (m/f/d)

Seed Analyst (m/f/d)

Field of Work:  Seed Production

Bergen, Lower Saxony, DE

ID:  617

Are you detailoriented and interested in working in the field of seed analysis (also as a career changer), in learning something new and supporting us in this responsible task? Then we look forward to receiving your application! 


We are looking for a seed analyst (m/f/d) for our KWS LOCHOW GMBH seed testing at the Wohlde site, part-time (20 hours/week) and for an indefinite period as soon as possible.


Your tasks:

  • Execution of sample receipt and distribution.
  • Carrying out cleanliness and stocking tests.
  • Germination of the seed to determine germination capacity and driving force.
  • Determination of the thousand grain mass and sorting.
  • Determination of moisture content.
  • Health checks and related preliminary and follow-up work.
  • Collaboration in the further development of the existing QM system.
  • Participation in regular internal and external audits. 


Your profile

  • Completed vocational training as an ATA, plant technologist or comparable; career changers are also welcome.
  • Confident handling of MS Office.
  • Careful and accurate work, patience, perseverance and sensitivity in sensitive activities.
  • High level of commitment combined with organisational talent, team spirit and reliability.
  • Flexibility in working hours: seasonal overtime, some weekend work in the summer months.
  • Good knowledge of German and English desirable.



About KWS
KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. With the tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for more than 160 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugar beet, cereals, potato, rapeseed and sunflowers. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods. 5.147 employees represent KWS in more than 70 countries.
For more information: www.kws.com. Follow us on LinkedIn® at https://linkedin.com/company/kwsgroup/.

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