Syngenta CP Product Development Trainee in Madrid, Spain

About Syngenta:

Syngenta is a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Through world class science and innovative crop solutions, our 28,000 people in over 90 countries are working to transform how crops are grown. We are committed to rescuing land from degradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities.

Purpose Support our experts Scientist Field Crop Protection (direct support and collaboration in the development, monitoring, data collection and testing of herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, etc.)

Accountabilities • Collaboration with the local development team in implementing the experimental test plant protection products program in the field. • Support in identifying objective fields, establishment of experimental devices, efficacy assessments, selectivity and yield fields. • To help keep track of product samples, as well as handling and redistribution if necessary. • Maintenance testing instruments and application equipment • Support timely data management and maintenance of the station. • He will be managing vegetables crops, in the all Spain from Madrid offices

Essential Knowledge & Experience: Basic knowledge of plant health, entomology, weed science and crop management.

Preferred Knowledge & Experience: Knowledge of chemical phytosanitary control, time availability and knowledge of the area will be assessed

Qualifications - Agricultural or Technical school degree, with knowledge of plant health, entomology, phytopathology, weed science and crop management

Additional information: • Part time trainee. Candidates have to be enrolled in Bachelor or Master degree in the academic course 2017-2018. • Starting 1 September 2017. • Duration 6 months. • 25 weekly hours. • Locations: Madrid, Ribera del Loira, 6. • We don’t offer relocation support. • Candidates should have driven license. • Candidates may travel to the crop fields.

Job: *HR Gnrl Mgt & Other

Title: * CP Product Development Trainee*

Location: ESP-Madrid-Madrid

Requisition ID: 1702109