Vacancies

We are currently seeking applicants for:

Field officer / Senior field officer

  • Agricultural cropping, research and/or agronomy experience
  • Canterbury-based

Are you seeking to start or expand your career in agricultural research and agronomy with a primary sector that contributes extensively to the New Zealand economy?

Do you enjoy working alongside farmers to find solutions that add value to their farm systems?

We have an opportunity for a Field Officer or Senior Field Officer who will support our research team in delivering a comprehensive programme of research, development and extension that ensures a vibrant, profitable and sustainable arable industry.

To be successful in this position, you will have relevant cropping industry, agronomy and/or research experience and/or a relevant tertiary agricultural qualification. You will be able to work independently and in a team environment.

To apply, please send a CV to far@far.org.nz outlining your experience, accompanied by a cover letter detailing how your skills will benefit our business. Applications close at 5.00 pm on 3 November 2019.

This position is based at Templeton, Canterbury and may involve some travel. The salary range is $50,000-$75,000 negotiated in relation to skills and experience.

For more information on the role, please email Melanie Bond at far@far.org.nz

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