Assistant Field Production Technician (cross-crop)

Assistant Field Production Technician (cross-crop)

Field of Work:  Seed Production

Forlì, 45, IT

Legal Entity:  KWS ITALIA S.P.A. (0086)
Contract Type:  Regular
Is Full Time?:  Yes
Onsite/ Remote: 
Job ID:  13917

KWS Italia S.p.A. is looking for an Assistant production technician for their cross-crop activities based in Forlì. This position is full-time and unlimited.

What you can expect in this role:         


  • Executing agricultural work in seed production fields, such as driving tractors, spraying, irrigation, etc.
  • Coordinate activities efficiently with all relevant stakeholders, such as workers, farmers, suppliers, etc.
  • Support technicians in evaluations and field inspections.
  • Supervise the workers in the fields and inspect their work quality.
  • Harvest and transplanting.
  • Executing other agricultural activities with other crops such as oil seed rape, rye, sorghum, and greenhouse.
  • Preparing regular or ad-hoc reports for Management as and when required regarding field activities.
  • Support ad-hoc activities as and when required by the Management.
  • Ensure all operational activities are executed and personnel under own responsibility works in line with the company’s health and safety regulations.


What you bring in: 


  • Residing in Forlì or willing to relocate
  • Sound agricultural know-how, preferably experienced in sugar beet seed production
  • Having a valid driver's license
  • Having a valid forklift driver’s license (or will be able to obtain in)
  • Fluent in Italian, intermediate English
  • High flexibility and willingness to travel within production regions
  • Effective communication, teamwork, problem-solving, delivering results, continuous development


Did we spark your interest?
Then apply now via our online portal and send us your documents. We look forward to getting to know you!


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 €1.8 billion in the fiscal year 2022/2023. 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, sugar beet, 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 €300 million last fiscal year in research and development. For more information: Follow us on LinkedIn® at

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