Post Harvest and Fruit Quality Evaluation Assistant R&D – UK

About the vacancy

This will be a temporary seasonal full time role initially assisting the Post Harvest Specialist R&D in the UK but we envisage the role may become permanent at the end of the season in October 2021.

Responsibilities

Sorting berries into defect categories and assessing the quality of samples after storage.

Taking responsibility for the process and decision making.

Candidate profile

  • Comfortable using computers
  • Flexible with working hours – some early starts and late finishes
  • Hard working and reliable
  • Driving licence

We offer

The hourly rate will be £9.80 for a 40 hour week.  We offer you the opportunity to contribute to the growth of our experienced and ambitious organisation. Our success as a company depends on a creating an enabling environment where our people are energized, motivated, and empowered to perform at their highest level.

About Driscoll’s

Driscoll’s is the global market leader for fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, and blackberries. With more than 100 years of farming heritage and hundreds of independent growers around the world, Driscoll’s is passionate about growing fresh, beautiful and delicious berries. Our values of passion, humility, and trustworthiness have guided our mission to delight consumers around the world.

Driscoll’s exclusive patented berry varieties are developed through years of research using only natural breeding methods – meaning, no GMOs. From farm-to-table, we focus on delivering a high quality, premium berry experience with our many supply chain partners. Driscoll’s is the trusted brand for Only the Finest Berries ™.

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