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Current Vacancies

Chief Executive Officer - IAgrE                                                        

This position involves being an outstanding ambassador and inspirational figurehead for IAgrE to a diverse range of audiences and the media. You will be capable of building successful internal and external relationships, partnerships and networks.

Other strategic priorities will include improving awareness of the IAgrE within the industry and leading initiatives to increase membership.

An attractive salary will be available for the successful candidate. The role has been part time but other arrangements, (including flexible or full time working) would be considered to enable the new Chief Executive to fulfil the role successfully.

Read the full advertisement here and an Information Pack with full details of the role and how to apply may be found here. Closing date 14 August


Multi Skilled Engineers - Ace Aquatec                                                                                        

ACE Aquatec (www.AceAquatec.co.uk) is a small rapidly growing company that focuses on developing and producing new technology for the worldwide fish farming industry. It is particularly focused on improving fish welfare and the environmental footprint of this industry.

Until now ACE Aquatec has sub-contracted its research, development, manufacture and maintenance to specialist companies and focused on strategy and sales. With established product lines in five continents,  the company now wishes to expand its own base of engineering skill and to bring some of its development, manufacturing, maintenance in house.

The company is looking for one or more multi-skilled engineers with a wide interest in engineering to support this development.

An overview may be found here.  Applicants should contact  [email protected] with a CV and a covering letter by 4 September 2020


Mechanisation Support Specialist West Africa - CIMMYT                                              

The EiB Mechanization Support Specialists will support CGIAR and national agriculture research system ( Institutions to develop and implement mechanization plans for their breeding programs, including acquisition and maintenance strategies They will report to the EiB Breeding operations and Phenotyping lead and work in collaboration with other EiB staff and consultants. 

The successful candidate will be a mechanization specialist with strong communication skills, capable of providing technical recommendations and supporting the implementation of mechanization and automation techniques across a range of different organizations and crops in western
Africa

Full information and how to apply may be found here.  Closing date 14 August 2020


Mechanisation Support Specialist West Africa - CIMMYT                                                      

The EiB Mechanization Support Specialists will support CGIAR and national agriculture research system ( Institutions to develop and implement mechanization plans for their breeding programs, including acquisition and maintenance strategies They will report to the EiB Breeding operations and Phenotyping lead and work in collaboration with other EiB staff and consultants. 

The successful candidate will be a mechanization specialist with strong communication skills, capable of providing technical recommendations and supporting the implementation of mechanization and automation techniques across a range of different organizations and crops in western
Africa

Full information and how to apply may be found here.  Closing date 14 August 2020


Postdoctoral Fellow - Ghent University   

A 12-month postdoctoral position is available in Precision Soil and Crop Engineering Group (Precision SCoRing, within the Department of Environment, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering in Ghent University (UGent) in Belgium. We are looking for an enthusiastic mechatronics or mechanical engineer to work under a project titled: Towards Establishing a Centre of Site-specific Technology for Soil and Crop Management. The aim of the project is to establish a research platform combining cutting-edge soil and crop sensors, modelling and system control technology for managing farm resources (seeds, fertilisers, pesticides, water, and manure) site-specifically, with the final goal of establishing a precision agriculture centre in Flanders.

Follow this link for more information and how to apply - Closing date for applications 26 July 2020


Editors - Biosytems Engineering  

Biosystems Engineering is offering an opportunity for a technically experienced researcher with experience of academic publishing to join its editorial team in a senior role. Working for Biosystems Engineering provides a flexible remunerated post with the opportunity to work with the leading scientists in our discipline.  

Biosystems Engineering is a peer-reviewed journal owned by the Institution of Agricultural Engineers (IAgrE) and published on their behalf by Elsevier. It is an international journal and the official journal of the European Society of Agricultural Engineers (EurAgEng).

Currently the journal receives around 1200 submissions a year and is staffed by two senior editors assisted by three associate editors. We are looking to reorganise its editorial team to improve its capacity to handle its current and future submissions. Our aim is to improve our editorial capacity  by recruiting a senior editor to work alongside the existing team. The editor will share in the responsibility for the management and strategic direction of the Journal.

We are also interested in hearing from those interested in becoming an associate editor. This role could suit a currently active researcher wishing to become more involved in publishing. Associate editors typically process 30 to 60 papers per annum.

For more information please contact IAgrE [email protected] 
 


Dealership Staff - John Deere

John Deere Limited is the UK and Irish arm of the world’s largest manufacturer of agricultural, turf, construction and forestry equipment. All John Deere machines are sold and supported by specialist dealers. Our nationwide network of John Deere dealerships offer exciting opportunities working with the latest technology. 

They are recruiting: technicians, parts personnel, parts & service apprentices, sales staff

If you are looking for a career with a bright future, and a company that values practical skills, problem solving, team work and initiative, then please contact usYou can find out more here.

 


 

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