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Agricultural Industrial Placement

Agricultural Industrial Placement

Field of Work:  Breeding stations

Thriplow, East of England, GB

ID:  1441

KWS UK is looking for a talent to join our breeding station for a 15-Month Industrial Placement starting from July 2020 to September 2021,.This opportunity will be based in Thriplow near Cambridge.


Want to see how your knowledge applied in the real work?

Our talented Team is willing to train you and develop your skills !


Your student placement experience will be varied, interesting and intensive, giving you the opportunity to work across a wide range of crops.


You can expect us to:

  • Help you maximise your opportunity to learn and develop
  • Provide a bespoke, extensive training programme, which may include industry qualifications such as NPTC Pesticide application courses.
  • Train you in the use of a range of agricultural machinery and equipment
  • Give you the opportunity to gain an insight into a successful plant breeding company

You will:

  • Be studying for an agriculture/plant breeding related degree
  • Have enthusiasm and interest in agriculture, preferably plant breeding
  • Appreciate our brand values (Team Spirit, Closeness and Trust, Vision and Independence)
  • Be committed to learning, the placement and most of all, our success
  • Be a flexible team player
  • Hold a full driving license

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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