Entomologist and Lab Services Manager

Full-Time
UK
Posted 4 weeks ago

A leading Soft fruit company based in Kent are looking for a Entomologist and Lab Services Manager to join their team!

The Entomologist and Lab Services Manager will be in charge of ….

  • Management of our clients Laboratory
  • Identify pests from samples submitted by growers and Agronomists
  • Assist Agronomists in devising control strategies for pests 
  • Communicating new and relevant information to growers and colleagues

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

General:

  • Troubleshoot pest issues on farms, following requests from the Agronomy team
  • Identify problem areas for growers, agronomists and other colleagues  and assist in providing solutions
  • Identify future potential pest issues
  • Keep abreast of pest research
  • Communicating information relating to current and potential pest pressures to growers
  • Support any research projects carried out through assisting with experimental design, planning, analysis, reporting and formalisation of the trials process
  • Communicate trials information and results to the Agronomy Team and the growers
  • Identify, prioritise and communicate trials work through quarterly meetings with the Agronomy Team Manager and Director of Research

 

Please apply if you have experience in a similar role , with current experience managing a laboratory.

All applications must be qualified in entomology.

If you are interested, please send over your CV applications to info@fmkconsulting.co / georgina@fmkconsulting.co or call +44 (0)1273 720599 to speak with Frank or Georgie from the FMK Consulting team. 

Job Features

Job CategoryEntomology, Lab Services Manager
TypeFull-Time
LocationKent
SalaryCompetitive + Benefits
Job Number589

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