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Technical Assistant Resistance Testing (m/f/d)

Technical Assistant Resistance Testing (m/f/d)

Field of Work:  Research & Development

Einbeck, Lower Saxony, DE

Legal Entity:  KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA (0001)
Contract Type:  Regular
Is Full Time?:  Yes
Onsite/ Remote:  Onsite
Job ID:  11401

Become part of our phytopathology team and start as a Technical Assistant (m/f/d) Resistance Tests of KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA as soon as possible. We would like to work with you at our location in Einbeck,Germany and offer you an unlimited contract in full-time.


The following tasks are waiting for you: 

  • Preparation and implementation of resistance tests 
  • Laboratory activities (e.g. inoculum production, pathogen preservation, diagnostics)                                       
  • Documentation with laboratory software
  • Quality and process management
  • Support of other areas in phytopathology


With this profile you fit to the position:

  • Completed LTA, BTA or comparable training 
  • Solid professional experience in working with plants
  • Experience with technical implementation of resistance tests in the laboratory/greenhouse/field 
  • Laboratory experience (diagnostics) is desirable
  • Good PC and office software skills
  • Effective, customer-oriented communication skills and strong ability to work in a team
  • Solid basic knowledge of English and very good knowledge of German


What we offer to help you grow: 

  • As a family-run company we are guided by the values of closeness, reliability, foresight and independence; this culture is lived in practice creating thus an open and friendly working atmosphere.
  • True to our motto Make yourself grow, we support employees’ professional and personal development.
  • We offer excellent work equipment (e.g. the newest laboratory equipment), a fully-fledged, subsidized canteen and sufficient free parking spaces at the KWS location. 
  • We offer a company pension scheme, capital formation benefits, Christmas and holiday bonuses, special prices for company shares, childcare allowance and a job bike. 
  • Health & Safety are very important for us: our company doctor, company fire brigade / paramedics (with time credit) and company sports create a solid base for this. 


#seedingthefuture starts with you! Start by applying to this opportunity today. We are looking forward to your application using our online application system SuccessFactors! Please click the “Apply” button which you can find in the online ad.



About KWS
KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. Over 5,000 employees in more than 70 countries generated net sales of around €1.5 billion in the fiscal year 2021/2022. A company with a tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for 165 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugarbeet, cereals, vegetables, oilseed rape and sunflower. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods to continuously improve yield for farmers and plants’ resistance to diseases, pests and abiotic stress. To that end, the company invested more than €285 million last fiscal year in research and development. For more information: Follow us on LinkedIn® at

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