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Field Research Officer/Senior Field Research Officer

  • Agricultural cropping experience
  • Canterbury-based
  • Fixed term role – two years
  • Canterbury based

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

In this role, you will primarily conduct, manage and assess applied field-scale cereal research trials. This will include the day-to-day operation of field equipment and agricultural machinery and collation, input and management of trial data. The presentation of research findings back to farmers and other industry members may also be part of this role.

To be successful in this position, you will have relevant cropping industry experience and/or a relevant tertiary agricultural qualification, field research and/or field crop experience. You will be a self-starter and able to work 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 5.00pm on 5th May 2019.

For more information on the role see Position Description below or email: far@far.org.nz

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