Closing date: Friday 15 December
Term: Fixed two-year appointment with potential to extend
Do you have a job opportunity, intern position or studentship on offer in your organisation? Are you looking for distributors or franchisees for your business? You might be a large or small agri-business, a research project leader, or a farm business looking to recruit management or technical staff to help grow your business to the next level.
Our new Opportunity Zone has been created to help employers and supervisors fill the exciting agri-opportunities they have on offer by accessing our ever-expanding network of highly skilled people bringing their ideas to the industry. If you have a permanent or temporary role available requiring a working knowledge of agriculture and/or science we’d love to help you fill it!
Please note that this service is free to Agri-Tech East members; £50 per position for non-members.
Other job websites cater for jobs in farming, so we’re going to focus on opportunities requiring higher level skills of Levels 3 to 5:
Level 3 – Two or more A-Levels or equivalent; NVQ Level 3; BTEC National; Ordinary National Diploma (OND); Ordinary National Certificate (ONC); City and Guilds Advanced Craft; and three or more Scottish higher.
Level 4 – First or other degree; NVQ Level 4; Higher National Diploma (HND); Higher National Certificate (HNC); and higher education diploma; nursing; teaching (including further education, secondary, primary and others).
Level 5 – Higher degree; Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.); and NVQ Level 5.
Just contact us with a job description, website (if applicable) and contact details and we’ll consider it for inclusion on our website and promotion via social media channels.
“I came here with a specific goal – to meet farmers to recruit into a new soils project – and I’ve achieved it,” a delegate from a major agri-research organisation commented on the REAP feedback form.
Another delegate, this time one of the region’s leading farmers, tweeted to a speaker in the Start-up Showcase: “Been keeping tabs on your development and then saw start up demo @AgriTechEast and thought what have I got to lose?”