The business

Established in 2006, Seed Force is a New Zealand proprietary seed company developing and supplying premium cultivars.  With a focus on research and development, and the backing of the globally respected seed business RAGT, they have changed the game and led the way – taking their customers and farmers on the journey. Seed Force are passionate about agriculture and their business is about sustainable farming, not just selling seed. So, look beyond seed and discover the Seed Force difference!

 To find out more about the Seed Force difference, visit www.seedforce.co.nz

 The role

You will be based in Henley, near Lincoln, Christchurch at Seed Force’s dedicated research and development centre.  Seed Force has a strong research and development emphasis and operates a comprehensive regional forage trial program.

You will be part of our R&D team and provide operational support on farm for our forage trials. You will be responsible for delivering the annual operational plan, ensuring all farm activities (including sowing, irrigation, fertiliser application, harvesting, spraying etc.) are completed and that the farm and all assets are maintained and presented to a high standard. You will need to build strong relationships with contractors and the wider team and share our commitment to research and development excellence, providing support to the R&D team as required.

A full position description for this role can be viewed here Position-Description-Farm-Operations-Support.pdf  

 To be successful in this role you will:

 To apply

If you are passionate about being part of a technical team, want to work for a game-changing seed company and be well rewarded for your efforts, with ongoing training and development and the opportunity for further career progression, we want to hear from you.   Please forward your application letter and CV (in confidence) by email to becs@peopleMAD.co.nz  Applications close on Wednesday 28th August 2019.